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Success in business


Term 1

Who Wants To Be An Entrepreneur?

Students will learn about the various structures of business from sole traders to public companies and the role and importance of different industries within out society. Students will explore the qualities of successful entrepreneurs and understand why enterprising behaviour is necessary to survive in today’s business world.

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Term 2

Balancing the Books

Students will be introduced to the basics of bookkeeping and the double-entry system. Students will understand the nature of accounting and the purpose of business reports. The importance of source documents will be studied and students will be required to complete such forms, complete with GST applications. They will apply accounting principles to record a variety of business transactions for a small business. During this unit, students will record information from source documents into the relevant journals, post them to the ledger and prepare a trial balance.

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