1 Let's Talk Business (1BUS1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Hoy

This course will help learners understand key aspects involved in business.  

Learners will begin by exploring financial decision making and the factors that affect consumer’s decisions. They will also explore how the different sectors of business work together to make our economy work. Learners will investigate local and national businesses as well as make personal contact with a business of their choice to investigate in depth how they recruit new employees.

Learning Areas:

Social Science


2 Business Matters #1 (2BUS1) 81, 2 Business Matters #2 (2BUS2) 81

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
● No Course Fee for this course.
● Possible Field Trip opportunity to deepen and reinforce learning at an approximate cost of between $15 to $35 covering travel expenses and entry fee. * to be confirmed during the course depending on available exhibitions and events and added to statements as they occur.

Optional Items - Recommended for home purchase and use
● Dedicated learner laptop (Chrome book suitable) with learners own headset recommended.

See Senior Stationery list on our My School Office Max Portal.

No additional course specific stationery items other than the Senior Stationery list are required for this course

To keep costs low, we recommend only buying the items of stationery you do not have. Your child is welcome to bring items from home, perhaps purchased in previous years and repurposed to save money. This could include erasers, headphones, scientific calculators and padlocks for the lockers if they already have one.


Please be aware, our charges may change