Basic economic concepts (Years 12 and 13)

University of Birmingham
Wednesday 22 March 2023 (13:00-15:00)

Class capacity: 50

Year group: 12 and 13 

Subject(s): Economics

Attendee requirements: None

About: Given the climate change and cost of living crisis, it is evident that society needs to make some choices. At a minimum, making the best decision would require some understanding of basic economic concepts. During this masterclass, students will discuss:

  1. What is economics?
  2. What is the relevance of economics?
  3. How choices are made in an economic way

This masterclass will be delivered through a combination of lecture, Mentimeter technology and various video illustrations to encourage interaction.

Additional information: Schools will be limited to 12 places for this class. Individual bookings can be made by students in Years 12 and 13.

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