SOS204

Level 2 Accounting & Business Enterprise (SOS204)

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: N. Sewell

In this Social Science course students learn about the language of business, investigate practical applications for aspiring small business owners and develop skills in personal financial literacy. We look at decision making and future proofing with the aim of businesses becoming more sustainable. 

This course has a commerce theme combining Achievement Standards and Unit Standards from the Accounting, Business Studies, Agribusiness and Financial literacy domains.  It provides a pathway for students wishing to continue with their studies of accounting, and for those who are interested in business studies and developing practice financial literacy skills and want to pick it up for the first time.

Students are offered between 14 and 18 credits in this course, depending on their future goals, interests and abilities.


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Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1B8 exercise book , calculator
Workbook (approx. $25)

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24699 v3
NZQA Info
Make an informed decision relating to personal income and explain its impacts
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 28094 v3
NZQA Info
Produce a balanced household budget and adjust the budget to reflect changing financial circumstances
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90847 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 2.5 - Investigate the application of motivation theory in a business
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91176 v2
NZQA Info
Accounting 2.3 - Prepare financial information for an entity that operates accounting subsystems
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91386 v2
NZQA Info
Accounting 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of an inventory subsystem for an entity
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91865 v1
NZQA Info
Agribusiness 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of future proofing influences that affect business viability

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 10
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 8