10 Finance & Enterprise (Table C) 4 lessons per week for half a year (semester)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Blair Gilbert


HoF Approval

Course information

Students will first examine the purpose of Accounting, how Accounting is the 'language of business' and even with advances in technology Accounting is still a critical skill in assisting users understanding Financial Statements and thus a businesses actual performance and position today. Students will also learn about a number of modern business concepts and apply their learning at a school Market Day. This course leads to Accounting, Agri Business, Business Studies and Economics in Year 11, 12 and 13 as well proving the inspiration for students to become Business owners and managers in the future.

All assessments count towards junior graduation. Assessments include end of topic tests and projects.


Year 10 (Table C) half-year options - 4 lessons per week for half a year (semester), Commerce


11 Accounting 1, 11 Business Studies 1, 11 Economics 1

Career Pathways

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