Aims and Objectives:
Teaching and Learning Strategies:
Each lesson consists of one double class. The timing of these lessons within the overall programme varies due to the dynamics in the class group. There is scope to deal with topics that arise due to current economic climate.
Lesson 1 - What is economics?
Lesson 2 - Introduction to key economic concepts.
Lesson 3 – Irish Economic History.
Lesson 4 - Stock and Shares
Lesson 5 – International Trade.
Lesson 6 – The Trading Game
Lesson 7 - Economic growth and decision making by the government.