Central Hawkes Bay College Central Hawkes Bay College

Business Studies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs H. Toft.


Business Studies is divided into four major topics with additional topics available as time permits.

•Accounting: Learn the basic concepts, language and systems involved with Accounting processes.
•Marketing: Learn how to see and understand basic marketing strategies used in the world around us.
•Personal Finance: Learn how to develop a budget for personal planning.
•Entrepreneurial Studies: Learn how to develop a business plan and be part of a group running their own business and earning money at our Market Day.

Leads onto NCEA Level 1 Business Studies and Level 1 Accounting

Learning Areas:



L1 Business Studies (L1BUS)

Career Pathways

Sales Representative, Accountant, Auditor, Finance Manager, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Business Analyst, Bank Worker, Courier/Delivery Agent, Debt Collector, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Managing Director/Chief Executive, Quantity Surveyor, Storeperson, Importer/Exporter, Mortgage Broker, Project Manager, Management Consultant, Data Analyst


The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year