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    Hi, I am wondering if, as an A-Level, is considered as a 'written' one such as other essay-based ones like History or Psychology, or if it is more a 'numbers' A-level such as Maths or Further Maths since I know that Economics has both essays and stats/graphs involved. Any other info on Economics welcome as I don't know much about it and have not done it at GCSE level. Thanks!!!
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    Hi, I am wondering if, as an A-Level, is considered as a 'written' one such as other essay-based ones like History or Psychology, or if it is more a 'numbers' A-level such as Maths or Further Maths since I know that Economics has both essays and stats/graphs involved. Any other info on Economics welcome as I don't know much about it and have not done it at GCSE level. Thanks!!!
    Its a mix. Look up the specification on the exam board website and you will be able to see the at a glance spec which shows you what you will be studying and then you can gauge whether it interests you.

    https://www.economicshelp.org/economics-a-z/
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    (Original post by Laura Smith11)
    Hi, I am wondering if, as an A-Level, is considered as a 'written' one such as other essay-based ones like History or Psychology, or if it is more a 'numbers' A-level such as Maths or Further Maths since I know that Economics has both essays and stats/graphs involved. Any other info on Economics welcome as I don't know much about it and have not done it at GCSE level. Thanks!!!
    As you say, it has both involved. Whilst dependent on exam boards, I'd broadly say that there's a greater degree of writing at A-Level than there is calculating stuff. The highest mark questions are typically word-based because they require you to show greater levels of thinking such as your analysis and evaluative abilities. It's a lot harder to do that with numerical based answers.
 
 
 
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