Students are expected to develop understanding and knowledge of:


  1. Economic terminology and concepts, as well as elementary economic theories;
  2. Basic economic problems faced by every individual and society, along with alternative approaches to addressing these problems;
  3. The considerations and forces underlying the economic decisions that need to be made by individuals, firms, institutions, and governments;
  4. The interactions of different economic sectors; and
  5. The Hong Kong economy and its relationship with the economies of other parts of the nation and the world.