Year 10 Business Studies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms T. Millanta

The Year 10 Business Studies courses comprises of four modules. Each module is run for a term and gives the learner an insight into the Commerce subjects offered at Level 1 in our curriculum or through the Visual Learning Network.


  • Economics: This is a consumer economics module and covers topics such as: basic demand, scarcity, money, income and budgeting. 
  • Accounting: This is an introductory module to Level One Accounting. Topics include revenue and expenditure, profit and loss, job exploration and careers. 
  • Legal Studies: This module consists of understanding consumer law, contract, bill of rights, how laws are made and New Zealand Court Structure. 
  • Marketing: Students are introduced to business structures, marketing strategies, design and creation a product or service, and customer service.