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Illustrative Syllabus for A-Level Economics

  • The Royal Economic Society
  • The Association of University Teachers of Economics
  • The Economics Association

Abstract

The purpose of this syllabus and the examination based on it is to test the candidates in all the three major fields of knowledge and skill that together form the principal constituents of economics:
  1. (1)

    a capacity to understand and apply the principles upon which a modern economy works;

     
  2. (2)

    a general understanding of some of the more important institutions within which the British economy operates and their economic effects upon its operation;

     
  3. (3)

    a capacity to handle, interpret and present the quantitative evidence on which economic decisions are reached.

     
Candidates will be expected to show competence in all three fields.

Keywords

Economic Decision Quantitative Evidence Foreign Exchange Market Modern Economy Major Field 
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© The Royal Economic Society, The Association of University Teachers of Economics, and The Economics Association 1973

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  • The Royal Economic Society
  • The Association of University Teachers of Economics
  • The Economics Association

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