Year 10 Money Management

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Mitchell

Course Aims:

This course will enable students to gain knowledge and understanding to become financially capable.  The course teachs skills, knowledge and dispositions that enable a person to make "well informed financial decisions through their lives" (Ministry of Education, 2007).

Course Outline:

  • Topics include: Economics, income and taxation, spending and wise buying, saving, budgeting, use of credit, student loans, KiwiSaver, investment and enterprise
  • Focus on how to use money most effectively

This course provides an introduction and background for Level 1 Economics and Business Courses later on.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1B8 Exercise Book


For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.