Economics explores the choices which all people, groups and societies face as they confront the ongoing problem of satisfying their unlimited wants with limited resources. The Economics ATAR course aims to develop students’ ability to analyse the allocation, utilisation and distribution of scarce resources that determine our wealth and wellbeing. The study of Economics provides a framework for examining society’s issues and identifying possible solution, which assist decision making. The emphasis of the course is on the Australian economy.
Economics will provide students with the opportunity to pursue further studies in a career in Business; for example – Insurance Broker, Import and Export Agent, Finance Manager, Economist, Taxation Agent, Accountant, Investment Analyst, Valuer, Management Consultant.