NCEA Level 1 Economics

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Hamilton

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Business Studies is an advantage, but not compulsory.

Economics is about how people and groups use limited resources to produce goods and services to meet unlimited wants and needs. This course looks at decisions at an individual and community level that affects students’ lives and considers issues of sustainability and interdependence of sectors of the economy.




NCEA Level 2 Economics

Career Pathways

Finance Manager, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Business Analyst, Statistician, Bank Worker, Property Manager, Urban/Regional Planner, Elected Government Representative, Civil Engineer, Journalist, Technical Writer, Foreign Policy Officer, Environmental Scientist, Economist, Human Resources Adviser, Environmental/Public Health Officer, Importer/Exporter, Financial Adviser, Forest Manager, Health Promoter, Market Research Analyst, Office Manager, Policy Analyst, Tertiary Lecturer, Project Manager, Recruitment Consultant, Management Consultant, Data Analyst