What's covered?

Develop your interest and gain a range of essential and transferable skills in linking theory with a practical knowledge of business and the economy.

What do you need?

You will need 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English Language grade 4 and Maths grade 6.  Maths and statistics are not a significant part of the syllabus. What is important is an interest in business, the economy and current affairs.

How you are assessed

Assessment is via multiple-choice questions and structured questions. Modules may be taken in January or June. The course is delivered via lectures, seminars, discussions, 'quizzes', group work, plenary sessions, hand-out-based class, activities, DVD material and use of the Internet and software material.

How Long?

AS one year/A2 a further year

What course next?

A D grade at AS level leads to a further year of study at A2 level Economics.

What could this lead to?

University degree courses, careers in Economics or related subjects

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Many students are entitled to a reduction in tuition fees on many of our courses, which can dramatically reduce the overall cost of the course. More information can be found on our course fee reductions page. Financial support, loans and instalment plans are also available to eligible students.

Contact us on 01753 793288 to check whether you might be eligible for a reduced fee.

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