Level Two Economics


NCEA Level 2 with Achievement Standards

Entry Requirement

14 credits from L1 Economics

8 credits from L1 Mathematics [MA2]  

8 credits from L1 English



Course Outline

The issues that result from market forces are the scope of study at this level.

This will allow students to explore the economic issues of inequality, unemployment, inflation and government policies.



AS  91228 - Analyse a contemporary economic issue using economic concepts and models    4 Credits  

AS 91227 - Analyse how government policy and contemporary economics issues interact    6 credits

AS 91225 - Analyse unemployment using concepts and models    4 credits


AS 91222 - Analyse inflation using economic concepts and models    4 credits



Where Does It Lead

L3 Economics

Ideal background for those who wish to pursue Commerce Degrees or Business Studies diplomas or certificates in Polytechnics and Universities.

Also useful for those intending to pursue tertiary study in Agribusiness, Geography, History or Law.

Further Information

Ms Armstrong