Economics A Level OCR

Length of course: 5 full-day sessions
Boards: OCR (H460) only

This course is board-specific for the OCR specification (H460).

This course is for A level students only.

This course is not suitable for AS level students studying Economics AS OCR (H060).

Correct application of the economics toolkit will be emphasised throughout. This process involves
identifying issues, defining key economic terms, developing application of a theoretical framework and effectively evaluating the overall argument.

• Scarcity and choice
• How competitive markets work
• Market failure and government intervention
• Economic policy objectives and indicators of macroeconomic performance
• Aggregate demand and aggregate supply
• The application of policy instruments
• The global context
• Competition and market power
• Labour market
• The financial sector