IB Economics Tuition

IB Economics Tuition

Economics is the study of how individuals, firms, societies and government allocate scarce resources. It teaches us how to make informed decisions and make better choices with the limited resources we have.

The IB Economics program aims to encourage students to be knowledgeable, inquiring, caring and compassionate, and to develop intercultural understanding, open-mindedness and develop the attitudes necessary to respect and evaluate a range of viewpoints. This is consistent with the IB learner profile.

The IB Economics curriculum has undergone a major revamp. New students sitting for the IB exams in 2022 will be taking the new IB Economics curriculum.  The curriculum is centred around nine key concepts (scarcity, choice, efficiency, equity, economic well-being, sustainability, change, interdependence and intervention). By designing the curriculum around these nine central concepts, students deepen their understanding of the subject by making connections between these ideas.

Students can choose to take IB Economics at the Higher level (HL) or Standard level (SL).

HL students need to sit for paper 1, 2 and 3 and complete their Internal Assessment while SL students need to complete their Internal Assessment and sit for paper 1 and 2.

Paper 1 Essay paper on all syllabus content

Paper 2 Qualitative and quantitative questions based on case studies

Paper 3 HL a policy paper with quantitative questions

Internal Assessment Three commentaries of news articles based on different sections of the syllabus

Students are required to provide commentaries on news articles. This gives them the opportunity to relate the concepts learned to real world examples. In order, to do well for this course, students need to read widely. Keeping abreast with the latest economic developments in the world is a must for all IB economics students.

IB Economics comprises of 4 sections:

Unit 1: Introduction to economics

Unit 2: Microeconomics

Unit 3: Macroeconomics

Unit 4: The global economy

Why choose IB Super IB Economics tuition program?

IB Economics Unique Instruction
At IB Super, we do not just use the ‘chalk and talk’ way of explaining economic ideas to students. We communicate economic concepts to students through a variety of ways such as newspapers articles, music, activity based lessons and literature.
We do not just impart economic facts to students, we teach them the economic way of thinking.
IB Economics Exams

Exam focused

-Exams are important and we are here to help students excel.
-We break up economic theories into bitesize chunks to help make learning easier.
-We know what examiners look our for in essays and teach students essay writing skills to achieve the best grades
-IB trained tutors

IB experience
Our tutors are IB trained or Top IB scorers. They have good understanding of the requirements of IB programs.
They know how to do well in the IB exams and are able help you ace the exams too.
From understanding challenging economics concepts to writing economics essays, our IB expert tutors can make sure you breeze through your exams.

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