A-Level Economics Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge

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A-Level Economics Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge
A-Level Economics Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge
A-Level Economics Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge


In today's media-flooded world, economic insights fill our screens. This A-Level Economics course allows you to grasp a deeper understanding of these discussions, becoming an ever-popular choice for those with aspirations in various sectors.

This A-Level Economics course immerses you in dissecting economic issues, evaluating economic data, and articulating coherent ideas and judgements. Your learning journey culminates in an invaluable foundation for future endeavours in finance, banking, or governance. 

Our Economics A-Level deepens your understanding of the global impact of Economics and the market economy's role in shaping policy, both domestically and internationally. A comprehensive exploration of the European Union will further prepare A-Level Economics learners for a plethora of career opportunities. 

A-Levels are UK education's golden standard 🥇, recognised by universities and employers alike as a testament to notable accomplishment. Your A-Level demonstrates a thorough understanding of a subject, boosting your career prospects and unlocking new opportunities. Our A-Level Economics course, mapped to the latest specifications, offers you the best chance of success. 

The course package equips you with everything needed for success: a clear induction, well-structured assignments, and the following benefits:

  • A brand new course, written to the latest specification with dynamic and engaging content
  • Fast track option for exams in 2022 🏎️
  • Access to a network of partnership exam centres (guaranteed exam venue) 📍
  • Unlimited tutor support throughout the course 🎓
  • Exam pass guarantee 🎖️

About the awarding body

  • Awarding body: AQA
  • Our course code: X914
  • Qualification code: 7136

Awarding body: AQA, recognised globally, taught in 30 countries, and highly esteemed by employers and universities. 

⏱ Study Hours

Anticipate between 250 and 300 hours of study time, plus additional time for completing assignments. 

👩‍🏫 Study Method

Delivered via our online learning platform, the course offers dynamic and engaging materials. If you prefer, you can print your own learning materials. Resources come in various formats including videos, quizzes, and interactive activities.

📆 Course Duration

Enjoy unlimited tutor support for up to 24 months post-enrolment. You'll receive login details for MyOxbridge, housing all your learning materials.

📚 Assessment 

Registration is currently open for summer 2022 examinations. 

The assessment involves three standard written exams:

Standardised Exams

- Each lasting for 2 hours, each contributing to 33.3% of your final score.

We ensure a hassle-free examination experience by providing guaranteed exam spaces in various centres across the nation. Explore the nearest exam centre to you.

📋 Assignments

Throughout the course, you'll need to complete assignments marked by your tutor (TMAs). Though these assignments don't contribute to your final grade, they offer an excellent opportunity to get feedback and monitor your progress as you traverse the course.

🎓 Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this self-paced learning course, you will earn an A-Level in Economics, certified by AQA. We've opted for this specific syllabus due to its suitability for distance learning. Rest assured, your certificate holds the same credibility as those issued by any other educational institution.

ℹ️ Further Information

Level of Difficulty - Level 3

Entrance prerequisites - A GCSE or an equivalent qualification in economics or mathematics is advisable for this course.

UCAS Points - 56

Course Contents

1. Individuals, Firms, Markets, and Market Failure

In the initial phase of the course, delve into the dynamics of markets and market failure. Explore price determination in a competitive marketplace, aspects impacting production, costs, and revenue, and get a glimpse of the national economy from a global perspective. Investigate competitive and concentrated markets, governmental interventions, and the management of macroeconomic performance.

2. The National and International Economy

The latter part of the course focuses on economic methodology, the economic dilemma, and the impact of individual economic decisions. Examine the labour market, the uneven distribution of wealth leading to issues like poverty and inequality. Furthermore, study the national and international economy, the circular flow of income, AD/AS analysis, financial markets, and monetary policy. Lastly, delve into fiscal policy and supply-side policies.


  • On-Demand Course

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Are the there any additional costs?

    You will need to pay separately for your final examinations.

  • Are there any exam fees?

    Yes. there will be additional fees for your exams that are payable to the centre upon booking Your personal tutor can provide more details.

  • Is there a required reading list?

    No, however, we do provide a list of additional resources and podcasts you'll find interesting.

  • Where can I sit my exams?

    We are able to offer places at partnership exam centres across the UK for our students, therefore, guaranteeing an exam venue. If you choose to find your own exam centre, you can, you will need to register with them as an external or private candidate. Fees vary across the country so we recommend enquiring prior to enrolment.

  • Is this the same qualification as from a traditional School or College?

    Yes! You study the same curriculum, take the same examinations and get the same qualification. The only difference is that the course is specially designed to be studied from home in your own time.

  • Tell me about my Tutor Support?
    You will have access to your personal tutor, via email, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course to help you get ready for your examinations. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide that will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
  • What do I do if I still have questions?
    Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!
  • What if I live outside the UK?

    That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

About Oxbridge


Home learning should be just as fun and rewarding as it is enlightening and educational. That’s why we design our courses through the eyes of the learner, to best suit your preferences and requirements. Studying with award-winning course materials and unlimited tutor support, you’ll graduate with a fully accredited qualification that will fulfil all your career and aspirational needs.

 We have a 97% A-level pass rate, with 33% of all Oxbridge students achieving A or above

 Based in the UK but teaching students all over the world, we push the boundaries of education to ensure our services are at the forefront of distance learning. We work with renowned Awarding Bodies to secure fully accredited qualifications and have some of the best designers producing award-winning learning materials.

From your first enquiry, we provide specialist advice to identify the most relevant course for you to reach your personal or professional goals. Once enrolled, you’ll have access to your course in any format you prefer, whether that’s online or paper-based. Our dedicated team is 100% committed to helping you because we care about making a difference. There’s a reason we have a 97% pass rate and 5* Gold Trust Feefo Award.

The Distance Learning Experience

We know you’re busy and have all kinds of commitments. That's why distance learning is designed to work on your terms, around your life, and courses are adapted to suit your personal learning style.

You can study at your own pace. Work in any location. Learn in any format on any device. Arrange a call with tutors whenever you need to chat. With no rigid timescales, no classrooms, and no fighting for your tutor’s attention, it’s personal 1-to-1 support.

Whether you’re a mum of two, working nightshifts or newly retired, Oxbridge can help you get the education and skills needed to transform your life. You’ll have unlimited tutor support from subject experts. They’re knowledgeable educators who are always ready to answer your questions and support you every step of the way.

Proud Members of the Association of Distance Learning Colleges

As a member of the Association of Distance Learning Colleges, we formally comply to a Code of Ethics, which in turn, promises our learners a high standard learning experience.

We’ve pledged to ensure that the information we provide about career guidance or prospective studies is accurate, and the advice we give is in your best interest. Our membership allows us to officially uphold this promise to you.

We follow all academic guidelines to provide high-quality learning materials, alongside unlimited tutor support, to ensure your learning experience with Oxbridge is a success. As a member, we not only comply, but aim to go above and beyond these standards to empower every learner to transform their lives through distance education.


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