Year 10 Financial Management

FMC010
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Peters

The focus of this course is designed to introduce students to life skills to help them with budgeting, planning for the future, and making wise choices with their finances. Students will also learn about their legal rights and responsibilities when purchasing goods and services. This course will cover the Consumer Guarantees Act & Fair-Trade Act and an introduction to basic financial and economic concepts.

This course runs for 10 weeks and is usually offered 2 or 3 times during each year depending on student numbers.



Learning Areas:

Year 10 General Options, Year 10, Social Sciences - Tikanga ā Iwi



Pathway

NCEA L1 Accounting, NCEA L1 Economics and Business Studies

Career Pathways

Accountant, Auditor, Accounts Officer, Actuary, Finance Manager, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Software Developer, Bank Worker, Information Technology Manager, Quantity Surveyor, Dairy Farmer, Personal Assistant, Economist, Information Technology Architect, Financial Adviser, Service Station Attendant, Horse Trainer, Insurance Adviser, Mortgage Broker, Office Manager, User Experience Designer, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester, Security Consultant