This course requires 2 options.
Level 1 Accounting
What is Accounting
Accounting is fundamental not just for businesses but everyday life. It enhances students’ financial literacy and gives them the tools to make real life financial decisions in a changing and uncertain world. Accounting includes the process of preparing and communicating financial information to a wide range of users. Further study can lead to diverse careers in accounting in many business environments worldwide. With a business or commerce degree, students can keep their options wide open.
What this course involves
This course gives students the tools to make real life financial decisions in a range of situations. Students are able to develop the knowledge and skills to manage the financial affairs of individuals, communities and businesses. Not only is there an emphasis on preparing financial information but also on communicating that information by way of reports. Accounting enhances financial literacy which is an essential lifelong skill.
This is an online course available through our Online Teaching and Learning Environment (OTLE), so access to a computer and broadband internet is essential. Read more on our website at www.tekura.school.nz
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Recommended Prior LearningOpen Entry but students should have a reasonable level of literacy.
Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.