Why study Economics in the Sixth Form?
A Level Economics forms part of the Westonbirt Business School. Students gain a fascinating and realistic insight into the world around them. Understanding what influences decisions made by consumers, businesses and governments helps them to be able to make informed choices and decisions themselves. Economics is an ever changing and evolving subject. The economy does not stand still and the study of Economics helps to understand these changes as well as helping us understand what the future might look like.
Westonbirt Business School offers the Edexcel Economics course which aims to:
The Economics course covers the following topics:
The final exam in year 13 is divided into 3 papers. Paper one which includes themes 1 and 4, paper 2 which includes papers 2 and 3 and finally a synoptic research paper covering all units taught.
Mrs Jo Edwards
Head of Westonbirt Business School
GL8 8 QG
GL8 8 QG