AS Economics: The Demand Curve

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Key takeaways
An understanding of why the demand curve slopes down from left to right.
Understand how real world situations impact on the demand curve.
Understand how the demand curve should be drawn and labelled in an exam.
Chris CurryHost: I have taught Economics for the last 27 years, since completing my PGCSE in Business Education at Sheffield Hallam University. I have been a heard of department for the last 20 years and have worked as an examiner for AQA.

Have you ever heard about a product being high in demand? Or what happens when a product is in high demand? In this lesson students will gain an understanding of the demand "curve" and what might cause it to shift to the left or right. Common exam mistakes will be explored and students will apply the theory to demonstrate the impact of real world scenarios. This class is aimed at Years 12 and 13 and is a good introductory video to economics.

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 12 - 13.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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