L2/3 Maths - Financial Maths - Semester A

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms L. O'Carroll

This course is for students who would like to investigate real life applications for their personal finances.  Topics will include how to budget, the best way to save, what the different terminology in money lending means, and how insurances and taxes work. Credits will be a mixture of Unit Standards at Level 2 and 3 and can be adjusted to a student's needs.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24695 v3 Explain taxation and other deductions relating to personal income
2
I
2
U.S. 28094 v3 Produce a balanced household budget and adjust the budget to reflect changing financial circumstances
2
I
3
U.S. 28099 v2 Analyse credit options and select strategies to manage personal finances
3
I
3
U.S. 28102 v3 Demonstrate understanding of risk and return on investment for a personal financial investment portfolio
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Disclaimer

Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.