Highly detailed and engaging courses covering the Edexcel (Pearson) Economics specification.
Within the course you will cover the major themes including the Nature of Economics, How Markets Work, Measures of Economic Performance, Government Intervention and Economic Growth.
Day 1 and Day 2 will cover first year content helping to refresh students memories on topics they will not have covered since the last academic year. Day 3 will aim to tackle some of the tougher second year content and focus on applying students subject knowledge in the exam using the correct technique.
A 3 day intensive revision course which aims to provide second year A Level students with the knowledge, exam technique and confidence to fully achieve their potential in the summer Economics exam.
Students in the first year of their A level or who are taking the AS exam are welcome to attend the course but will only be able to access the content covered on day 1 and 2 of the course.
David has been teaching Economics and Business for six years across a number of schools and colleges following a previous career at a large accountancy firm. David has previously examined for AQA and is currently an Edexcel examiner. Adept in a range of teaching styles David has been experimenting with a ‘flipped learning’ model this year. Experienced in delivering tuition on an individual and group basis David uses a range of teaching strategies, alongside his assessment experience and industry background to prepare his students for the demanding summer exam season.
The revision courses will be held at St Mary’s University Twickenham London.
Conveniently located only 30 minutes from central London.
Travel direct to Strawberry Hill station from Waterloo station using the Kingston loopline. The journey takes about 35 minutes and there are usually four trains an hour. You can use an Oyster card for this journey.
St Mary’s is a five minute walk from Strawberry Hill station. Turn left when you leave the station, then walk past Premier Wine and the Post Office on your left and take the second road on your right, which is Waldegrave Gardens. At the end of Waldegrave Gardens, turn right onto Waldegrave Road and St Mary’s main reception is on your left.
St Mary’s is located on Waldegrave Road (A309). If you are using a sat nav, the postcode for the Strawberry Hill campus is TW1 4SX.
You can catch the R68 towards Hampton Court from a bus stop just outside Richmond station. Get off at the Twickenham, King Street stop and then take the 33 towards Fulwell. Get off at the ‘St Mary’s University’ stop, which is just outside of St Mary’s main reception. You can also take the 33 from Richmond, although the bus stop is a 5 minute walk from Richmond station on Sheen Road.
The 33 heading towards Fulwell stops on Richmond Road and York Street in Twickenham. The 33 heading towards Hammersmith stops on Stanley Road and Broad Street (Teddington High Street) in Teddington.