12BES1

12 Business Studies (12BES1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Tamara Yuill Proctor

12 Business Studies

SEMESTER ONE COURSE

Business for beginners: get started on your pathway to business success and gain real world entrepreneurial experience.

Course Components

  • Gain practical experience in operating a business as part of a group, creating a product, and selling it
  • Managing debt and KiwiSaver
  • Develop creative thinking and problem solving skills
  • Visit a local business to learn firsthand about starting a business

This course is split into two semesters: students can take just one course or both.

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Requirements

10 credits in a Level 2 Language-rich subject

Assessment Information

Possible Credits
External - 0 credits
Internal - 9 credits

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90848 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 2.6 - Carry out, review and refine a business activity within a community context with guidance
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 9
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 9
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 9
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0