Level 1 Accounting

11ACC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Megson

ACCOUNTING - YEAR 11
NCEA LEVEL 1
CODE: 11ACC
Accounting can be studied up to Level 3 (Year 13). It may be picked up for the first time at Level 2, but only with HOD Commerce approval.
The aims of the Accounting curriculum are to:
• Promote knowledge and understanding of accounting as a financial language for individuals, businesses and community organisations.
• Develop essential skills in a range of financial contexts.
• Apply financial knowledge and skills to practical situations.
• Develop essential skills to help manage their personal and business finances.


Pathway

Level 2 Accounting

Supplementary Materials/ Equipment

$25 Optional workbook


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90976 v3 Accounting 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of accounting concepts for small entities
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 90977 v3 Accounting 1.2 - Process financial transactions for a small entity
1
I
5
A.S. 90978 v3 Accounting 1.3 - Prepare financial statements for sole proprietors
1
E
5
A.S. 90981 v3 Accounting 1.6 - Make a financial decision for an individual or group
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90982 v3 Accounting 1.7 - Demonstrate understanding of cash management for a small entity
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Pathway Tags

Accountant, Auditor, Accounts Officer, Actuary, Administration Officer, Finance Manager, Retail Manager, Bank Worker, Hotel/Motel Manager, Farmer/Farm Manager, Debt Collector, Property Manager, Building Contractor, Buyer, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Insurance Claims Officer, Community Development Worker, Event Manager, Quantity Surveyor, Crop Farmer/Manager, Personal Assistant, Media Producer, Financial Adviser, Health Services Manager, Insurance Agent, Mortgage Broker, Office Manager, Payroll Officer, Purchasing/Supply Officer, Real Estate Agent, Secondary School Teacher, Management Consultant, Orchard Farmer/Manager


Disclaimer

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.