Accounting/Economics Business Course L1

11ACC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: S. Darby

Course Highlights:  This combined Accounting and Economics course has been designed to cover basic skills necessary to begin to understand the financial world and how and why resources are allocated. Both of these subjects are recommended to students wishing to eventually own their own business or study Management at University in the future. Studying Economics helps students understand the market process and how wealth is created. Bookkeeping is a skill, once learned, students are able to apply this knowledge. Students gain confidence and enjoy this subject as there is always an absolute answer.

Fieldtrip: To look at how a local industry adds value to resources and rely on consumers.


This course can lead to: Level 2 Accounting, Level 2 Economics, Level 2 Business Studies


For more information, please see Head of Maths Mr Darby




Pathway

Accounting L2, Economics L2

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbooks $30, Study Guides (optional) $10


Recommended Prior Learning

Prerequisites: Good understanding in English and Mathematics.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90977 v3 Accounting 1.2 - Process financial transactions for a small entity
1
I
5
A.S. 90978 v3 Accounting 1.3 - Prepare financial statements for sole proprietors
1
E
5
A.S. 90982 v3 Accounting 1.7 - Demonstrate understanding of cash management for a small entity
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90988 v3 Economics 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of the interdependence of sectors of the New Zealand economy
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Pathway Tags

Accountant, Auditor, Accounts Officer, Actuary, Administration Officer, Finance Manager, Retail Manager, Bank Worker, Hotel/Motel Manager, Farmer/Farm Manager, Debt Collector, Property Manager, Building Contractor, Buyer, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Insurance Claims Officer, Community Development Worker, Event Manager, Quantity Surveyor, Crop Farmer/Manager, Personal Assistant, Media Producer, Financial Adviser, Health Services Manager, Insurance Agent, Mortgage Broker, Office Manager, Payroll Officer, Purchasing/Supply Officer, Real Estate Agent, Secondary School Teacher, Management Consultant, Orchard Farmer/Manager