34 superior quality A Level Economics PPTs. 16:9 ratio to fit beautifully with modern screen ratios, but will easily adjust to other screen dimensions. Packed full of diagrams, examples and easy-to-understand explanations.
These PPTs correspond to the following learning objectives from the current OCR syllabus:
Distinguish between economic goods and free goods
Explain what is meant by the basic ‘economic problem’
Evaluate the implications of the basic ‘economic problem’
Distinguish between normative and positive statements
Explain what is meant by scarcity
Explain the role of economic agents - government, firms, households
Explain the rewards to the factors of production
Explain the concept of opportunity cost
The meaning of 'ceteris paribus'
PPFs (with diagrams), demonstrating movements along, shifts and points inside the PPF
The benefits of specialisation and trade, with a worked example that really brings the topic to life!
The PPTs also introduce economics as a social science the social scientific method - important foundation work for students beginning an economics course.
Can be easily complemented with any standard A Level (e.g. Anderton), IB (e.g. Tragakes) or AP (e.g. Krugman) texts for effective delivery of the unit.
Tried and tested in various learning environments (including non-native users of English) with strong results in terms of student understanding.