Accounting Level 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs D. Sawyer

L1 Accounting

An NCEA Level 1 course assessed by Achievement Standards. Students will need to have access to Excel spreadsheet on their school system and will need to have a computer available during the VC session to work on. Students will also need access to a recommended workbook and a calculator separate to one on their phone.

Recommended Prior Learning

Students will need to be responsible for their own learning. If students are not prepared to work hard, complete practice exercises and tasks set for the week, turn up regularly for VC and also communicate with the tutor using email or VC then they will not be successful on this course

Assessment Information

Throughout the year there will be an opportunity of sitting three internal assessment standards and two/three external achievement standards. The course offers 13 (14) to 20 credits depending on selection of internals.


Courses outlined will only be available if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.