A Level Economics
Studying Economics at Bellerbys College
When you study this subject you will gain an understanding of economic concepts and theories through a critical consideration of current economic issues, problems and institutions that affect everyday life. Typical A Level subject combinations with economics: Economics, Geography and Maths, Economics, Geography and Politics.
What will I study?
- How to apply economic concepts and theories in a range of contexts
- To appreciate value and limitations in explaining real-world phenomena including the interrelationships between macroeconomics and microeconomics.
Where will this subject take me?
Students who have completed this A Level have gone on to study a diverse range of courses at respected UK universities. These include: Land Economy at University of Cambridge, Business Mathematics and Statistics at London School of Economics, Law and Politics at Queen Mary, University of London and Economics at University of Warwick.
How do I find out more?
Contact us now, and our experienced members of staff will be happy to talk you through your options and find the best A Level options for you.
A Level key facts
|Course length:||3, 5 or 6 terms
(3-term available in Brighton only)
|Start dates:||September – Brighton only
January – Brighton only
April – Brighton only
See term dates
|Average class size:||8 students|
|English language entry requirements:||IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
(IELTS 6.0 for 3-term A Level; April start and A2 Level) or equivalent
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are now able to accept a wider range of English tests
|Academic entry requirements:||4 GCSE passes at grade C or above in relevant subjects, or equivalent evidence of a good secondary or high school education|
|Tuition fees:||Visit our fees page for full details|
Not all A Level subject combinations are available for all start dates and subjects offered will vary by location.
A Levels are British qualifications, accepted by all universities in the UK and recognised in the USA and Australia. Students who are with us for five or six terms will typically study up to four A Levels. This gives you a world of choice.
A one-year course for international students that builds specialist subject knowledge and language and study skills. It is more focussed than A Levels making it good preparation for university. It is recognised for entry onto a range of degree programmes at more than 100 universities in the UK.
International Year One
An International Year One course is a one-year course equal to the first year of an undergraduate degree. Taught in Brighton and London, this course prepares you for the second year of a related degree at university.