Economics, Commerce and Financial Literacy


With discussion of economic issues dominating media and politics, the study of economics allows students to make informed judgements about issues and policies. It allows students to participate responsibly in economic, political or social decision-making.


Studying Commerce provides students with a solid framework to better understand the relationship between society’s major institutions – financial, legal, economic or business. Students gain knowledge, skills, understanding and values that help form the foundation from which young people make sound decisions on consumer, financial, business, legal and employment issues.

Financial Literacy

This course provide an introduction to the knowledge, skills, understanding and values that are essential for a young person to successfully participate in the commercial world. It provides a unique opportunity to gain the financial skills and information that will be required of an educated individual no matter what career path they follow.