Riccarton High School Riccarton High School

Business and Personal Financial Skills

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Lake.

Have you ever wondered why you never have enough money? Well maybe this course is for you. This course will enable you to feel confident with earning and spending your own money, understanding the laws that protect us and navigating the world of business. Students will explore skills required to be an entrepreneur as well as develop an idea into a business concept. By playing the “RHS Money Game” you will develop good financial skills that will set you up for life.

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Career Pathways

Debt Collector, Insurance Adviser, Payroll Officer, Accounts Officer, Actuary, Finance Manager, Retail Manager, Bank Worker, Urban/Regional Planner, Elected Government Representative, Demonstrator, Economist, Financial Adviser, Market Research Analyst, Mortgage Broker, Office Manager, Policy Analyst, Project Manager, Marketing Specialist, Data Analyst