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NCEA Level 1 Accounting
Level 1
Number of Credits: 16

Entry Recommendations: Open entry.

Course Outline: Accounting is the study of measuring and communicating financial information for individuals, businesses and non-profit organisations. Students will gain knowledge, skills, and experience to manage the financial affairs of individuals, whānau, and local small entities, including community organisations, while acting with integrity.

Skills developed in the course:

  • Prepare and maintain financial records
  • Manage financial affairs
  • Prepare financial statements 
  • Process financial information
  • Analyse and interpret financial information

The course leads to: NCEA Level 2 Accounting


AS 90976
Demonstrate understanding of accounting concepts for small entities
3 Credits
Assessment Period - Term 4, Week 1
AS 90977
Process financial information for a sole proprietor
5 Credits
In class assessment
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 9
AS 90978
Prepare financial statements for sold proprietors
5 Credits
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 7
AS 90981
Make a financial decision for an individual or group
3 Credits
Assessment Period - Term 3, week 3
Level 1 Accounting