Assessment format and assessment aims at the A levels
The A levels H2 Economics examination comprises of two written components: Paper 1 (Case studies) and Paper 2 (Essays).
Candidates are expected to complete two compulsory case studies in Paper 1 while they will have a choice of six questions in Paper 2, from which they are required to answer a total of three essay questions.
The design of the A level Economics Papers will test candidates for their ability to:
- Recall and demonstrate understanding of economic concepts
- Apply economic concepts to explain economic issues and predict economic outcomes
- Interpret and evaluate economic information presented in various forms
- Evaluate their economic arguments and arrive at a well-reasoned judgement about economic issues