National 5

Broaden your curricular choices by studying National 5 Economics online


Economics relates to many aspects of our lives, from the decisions we make as individuals or families, to the structures created by governments and corporations. Studying economics will help you build your understanding of how markets and governments work, and how economic decisions affect our lives. You will learn to make use of economic information to analyse, interpret, predict, and explain the actions of individuals, businesses and governments, in a range of economic situations. The course will give you the knowledge to be confident and successful in your own economic choices.

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If you have been in contact with us already about this course and know you have a place for 2021-22 session, you need to register a free account with FIDA to access the course.

Independent study

If you don’t have a place to study the course with teacher support this year, you may still register to follow it independently, or with teacher support within your own school.

If you are interested in finding out more about this course, please use the “Indication of Interest” form to contact the instructor.

You need to register a free account with FIDA to get access to the “Indication of Interest” form.

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