Level 3 Financial Skills
Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Megson
FINANCIAL SKILLS – YEAR 13
NCEA LEVEL 3
The aim of the course is to educate students in money management. The future financial position of today’s young people will be affected by the quality of financial decisions they make every day of their working lives.
The Financial Skills course offers standards covering the topics of Financial Planning and Goal Setting, Options to Increase Income, Managing Credit, Create and Investment Portfolio and understand risk and return, Financial Considerations in buying a Property.
Students need to have completed NCEA Level 2.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.
Accountant, Actuary, Finance Manager, Debt Collector, Managing Director/Chief Executive, Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor, Economist, Game Developer, Insurance Agent, Mortgage Broker, Payroll Officer, Project Manager, Management Consultant, Data Analyst, Cook, Mining Engineer, Auditor, Retail Manager, Statistician, Baker, Hotel/Motel Manager, Cafe Worker, Property Manager, Butcher, Waiter/Waitress, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Urban/Regional Planner, Kitchenhand, Chef, Elected Government Representative, Event Manager, Demonstrator, Dietitian, Foreign Policy Officer, Workplace Relations Adviser, Sports Coach/Official, Early Childhood Teacher, Environmental Scientist, Human Resources Adviser, Energy/Carbon Auditor, Financial Adviser, Food Technologist, Forestry Scientist, Health Promoter, Health Services Manager, Nanny/Child Carer, Policy Analyst, Real Estate Agent, Secondary School Teacher, Valuer,
Course availability is dependent on numbers and staffing, and course entry will be confirmed at the beginning of 2021. Students will be required to select additional back-up courses as part of this process.