Level 2 Accounting
Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Wedlake
This course builds on Accounting skills gained in Level 1, plus it introduces subsystems used to safeguard key business assets such as inventory and accounts receivable. Students learn how to analyse and interpret financial information and how to write a report on a business subsystem, all skills which qualify accountants today as reputable business advisers. Students also become competent users of Accounting software and are eligible for a trip to Wellington, which introduces them to Commerce roles in the public and private sectors in our Capital City.
Level 2 Accounting offers five standards, comprising 19 credits. In order to complete course requirements, it is expected that students will attempt up to four achievement standards (16 credits).
Approximate Costs and Equipment/Stationery
Optional write-on workbooks - approximately $35
Optional field trip to Wellington - approx $350 - $400.
Recommended Prior Learning
Literacy and numeracy NCEA Level 1 or by consultation with Mr Wedlake.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.