Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

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

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Blair Gilbert.


HoD 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

Information Technology Architect, Accounts Officer, Finance Manager, Economist, Payroll Officer, Quarantine Officer, Accountant, Auditor, Actuary, Air Traffic Controller, Business Analyst, Statistician, Hotel/Motel Manager, Farmer/Farm Manager, Debt Collector, Biosecurity Officer, Property Manager, Counsellor, Urban/Regional Planner, Managing Director/Chief Executive, Insurance Claims Officer, Clinical Coder, Community Development Worker, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Event Manager, Quantity Surveyor, Solicitor, Customs Broker/Freight Forwarder, Systems Administrator, Human Resources Adviser, Energy/Carbon Auditor, Financial Adviser, Game Developer, Health and Safety Adviser, Health Services Manager, Survey Interviewer, Mortgage Broker, Policy Analyst, Intelligence Officer, Management Consultant, Test Analyst, Network Administrator, Orchard Farmer/Manager, Sales Representative, Advertising Specialist, Sales and Marketing Manager, Retail Manager, Auctioneer, Bank Worker, Buyer, Legal Executive, Importer/Exporter, Insurance Adviser, Purchasing/Supply Officer, Real Estate Agent, Recruitment Consultant, Telemarketer, Travel Agent/Adviser, Valuer, Marketing Specialist, Data Analyst

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