2 PFS Personal Financial Skills

Contact Teacher: Rob Ikink                                                                                        

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE COURSE
This course is designed to develop a money-smart person who has the ability to make informed judgements and effective decisions about the use and management of money including financial planning and protection, credit and borrowing, banking, savings and investment.
RECOMMENDED PRIOR LEARNING
None.
COURSE ENDORSEMENT AVAILABLE
No
COSTS & OUT-OF-CLASS ACTIVITIES
None.

Standard Number Level Brief description Internal
or
External
Credits Level 1 Literacy Credits Level 1 Numeracy Credits UE 
Literacy
US7127 2 Major goods purchases  I 2      
US24699 2 Personal income  I 2      
US28097  2 Banking products  I 3    
US28096       2 Insurance I 3    
US28094  2 Budgeting  I 3    
US24695  2 Taxation  I 2    
US28092 2 Impact of events on income I 3    
Total number of credits available 18       
Checked by: RIK 2019

3SMO Success with Money

Contact Teacher: Alice Scott

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE COURSE
An internally assessed course that draws on Level 3 Personal Financial Management and Law standards to help develop the skills to successfully manage money in real life and to operate in society.
RECOMMENDED PRIOR LEARNING
 None.
COURSE ENDORSEMENT AVAILABLE
 No
COSTS & OUT-OF-CLASS ACTIVITIES
 None.


Standard Number Level Brief description Internal
or
External
Credits Level 1 Literacy Credits Level 1 Numeracy Credits UE
Literacy
US28098 3 Evaluate options to increase personal income I 3
US28099 3 Compare and recommend credit options I 3
US27840 3 Mortgage finance I 4
US27840 3 Evaluate justice in relation to a situation I 4
US27843 3 Evaluate law in relation to a situation I 4
US27849 3 Evaluate a significant legal issue I 4
Total number of credits available 22
Checked by: RIK 2019