Economics is studied with a real-world focus, and you get the opportunity to relate every topic to what is happening, or has recently happened, in the real world. It combines well with any other subject. Economics is like a little black dress - it goes with everything!

As a result of studying the course, you develop not only your writing skills but also your ability to interpret data and graphs.

There are lots of opportunities for discussion in the course, and you find that your ability to make informed argument about current affairs improves.

Your teacher is a specialist in Economics and uses a range of innovative, practical ways for you to learn. Every year, Year 12 students compete in an exciting scavenger hunt at the Science Museum and take part in competitions and events such as Stock Market Challenge and Dragons Den.