A Levels

A Level Economics (September 2024 Start)

Start Date: 05/09/2024
Start Time: 09:00
End Date: 26/06/2026
End Time: 17:00
Day(s): Monday to Friday
Site: College Main Site


Course Overview

A Level Economics will give you an excellent understanding of how individuals, firms and governments on a local, national and global level meet conflicting needs and wants with scarce resources. You will investigate microeconomic activity, such as the impact of individual decisions, the importance of competition and how markets operate, as well as the 'bigger picture' (macroeconomics), the global impact of financial markets and monetary policy.

Qualification Gained

  • GCE A Level in Economics

After The Course

Economics is a pathway to many careers, all business disciplines, Law and Geography at university and will provide you with skills for any profession.

What Will I Learn

The units cover both Macroeconomics and Microeconomics as well as modern economic thinking such as behaviour economics.

Our Lecturers

The course is taught by well qualified and experienced lectures who are dedicated to ensuring student success through effective curriculum delivery and high-quality pastoral support. The team includes staff with relevant sector expertise.

Teaching Learning and Assessment

Variety of delivery methods including classroom activities, professional discussions, digitally-enabled activity, presentations and directed study.


As a student, you will have weekly tutorials that are used for one to one support, progress updates, employability skills and preparation for University.

How Will I Be Assessed

You will be assessed by 3 exams at the end of the second year.

Entry Requirements

  • GCSE Maths and English at Grade 4 or above are needed to study this course.

Required Experience

No specific experience is required for this course but a keen interest in Economics is essential.

How To Apply

Clicking "Apply" will add the A Level programme to your list of interested courses. During the checkout process you will be able to select the A Level subjects you would like to study.