Level 2 Accounting

12ACC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Megson

ACCOUNTING - YEAR 12
NCEA LEVEL 2
CODE: 12ACC
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 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 3 Accounting

Supplementary Materials/ Equipment

$26 optional workbook


Entry Requirements

14 credits in Level 1 Accounting including 1.3


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. 91174 v2 Accounting 2.1 - Demonstrate understanding of accounting concepts for an entity that operates accounting subsystems
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91175 v2 Accounting 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of accounting processing using accounting software
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91176 v2 Accounting 2.3 - Prepare financial information for an entity that operates accounting subsystems
2
E
5
Y
A.S. 91179 v2 Accounting 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of an accounts receivable subsystem for an entity
2
I
3
Y
Y
A.S. 91386 v2 Accounting 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of an inventory subsystem for an entity
2
I
3
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 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.