Year 11 Money Smart

Course Description

This course looks at some practical money concepts including making a considered financial decision, producing financial statements for a community organisation and a look at investments and debt. Students will develop a financial awareness of how to use money wisely and be aware of future consequences.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

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  • Research primary and secondary sources.
  • How to make a financial decision for someone else. 
  • Make reasoned rational decisions.
  • Learn the basics of accounting to produce financial statements.
  • Communicating economic ideas and opinions through critical thinking.
  • What are shares? Buy and sell shares in a virtual world.

  • Basic accounting preparation and interpretation.

  • Understanding kiwisaver, shares, property and other investment options.

Resources Required

1 Folder
1 A4 Lined Refill Pad