SOS304

Level 3 Accounting & Business Enterprise (SOS304)

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: N. Sewell

In this Social Sciences course students will complete a broad study of finance. There will be a focus on financial decisions for Companies and Partnerships and looking at issues that may impact the efficient operation of businesses. This is a commerce based course with standards are from the Accounting and Business Studies domains. 

The programme of asssessment will be finalised at the start of the year, based on student ability, goals and interests.  Students will aim to complete between 14 to 18 credits from the list below based on student interest and ability.

14 credits can be gained from the Accounting subject area for those intending on University study.


Why is it Important to Have Good Accounting Practices in Place?


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbook approx. $30
1B8 exercise book

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry, however, if you have not completed Level 2 Economics or Level 2 Accounting and Business Enterprise please have a discussion with Mrs Sewell and one of the Co HODs of Social Sciences (Ms Baird, Mrs Peszynski) regarding your suitability.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 25424 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of factors that impact on businesses

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

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91383 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 3.5 - Analyse a human resource issue affecting businesses

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

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 3r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91405 v2
NZQA Info
Accounting 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of accounting for partnerships
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 7

A.S. 91406 v2
NZQA Info
Accounting 3.3 - Demonstrate understanding of company financial statement preparation
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91408 v2
NZQA Info
Accounting 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of management accounting to inform decision-making
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91409 v2
NZQA Info
Accounting 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of a job cost subsystem for an entity
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 4

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 24
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 11
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 3
TotalNumeracy Credits: 17

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20

Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.