Official Documents & Syllabuses
Publications from the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Future Audit work of the QAA
"defines what can be expected of a graduate in the subject, in terms of what they might know, do and understand at the end of their studies."
aims "to make explicit the general academic characteristics and standards of honours degrees in the UK."
Economics A-Level Syllabuses
These are PDF files requiring the free Adobe Acrobat reader.
Ofqual's AS and A Level Subject Criteria for Economics (PDF).
Below are the syllabuses for GCE A-Level and related courses in Economics in the UK, along with the home pages of the respective examining boards.
Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations (OCR)Economics A and AS-Level specifications (teaching September 2015 onwards)
Home Page | Edexcel Specifications and related materials:
- Economics (2008)
- Economics (teaching September 2015 onwards)
- Economics & Business
- Economics B (teaching September 2015 onwards)
Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA)
Welsh Joint Education Committee
Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA)
Northern Ireland Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA NI)