This course requires 2 options.
Accounting - Level 2
Teacher in Charge: A. Scholes
Accounting is the study of how we communicate financial information to businesses/organisations to help their decision-making.
This course aims to promote knowledge and understanding of Accounting as a financial language for individuals, community organisations and businesses, and enable students to apply financial knowledge and skills to practical situations.
The stereotype of a pencil pushing accountant hunched over a calculator scribbling sums couldn't be be more inaccurate in todays world.
Accountants are innovative.
Accountants are good with money.
Accountants are business advisors.
As a result, they have transferable, strongly valued skills that make them exceptional and visionary business leaders.
One in four CEOs is a Chartered Accountant and 55% of CEOs have a Finance Background
Demonstrate understanding of a topical accounting issue for decision-making.
Demonstrate understanding of an Accounts Receivable subsystem for an entity.
Demonstrate understanding of Accounting Processing using accounting software
- Learning how to use XERO
Interpret Accounting Information for sole proprietors that operate accounting subsystems
Prepare financial information for an entity that operates accounting subsystems
(Journals, Ledgers, Financial Statements)
Prepare for the exams.
If you did not take a pathway course at Level 1, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
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Other Accounting roles; Business ownership Corporate Banking Business Advisor Finance Manager Auditor Financial Performance Analyst Billing Analyst Credit Manager Tax Consultant Pricing Manager Commercial Analyst Systems Analyst Director of Resources, Energy & Infrastructure Quantity surveyor,
It is the policy of Tauranga Boys’ College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.