Official Documents & Syllabuses
Publications from the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Future Audit work of the QAA
"defines what can be expected of a graduate in the subject, in terms of what they might know, do and understand at the end of their studies."
aims "to make explicit the general academic characteristics and standards of honours degrees in the UK."
Teaching Excellence Framework
A grading scheme for institutions, developed by the Department for Education in England, introduced in 2016 with ratings first published in 2017.
Economics A-Level Syllabuses
These are PDF files requiring the free Adobe Acrobat reader.
Ofqual's AS and A Level Subject Criteria for Economics (PDF).
Below are the syllabuses for GCE A-Level and related courses in Economics in the UK, along with the home pages of the respective examining boards.
Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations (OCR)
Home Page | Edexcel Specifications and related materials:
Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA)
Welsh Joint Education Committee
Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA)
Northern Ireland Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA NI)