The Hot Topics series includes 12 short units designed to improve students’ financial capability. Hot Topic 8 examines the different types of personal insurance products available today. Students will examine the insurance costs for a range of different scenarios and discuss the economic consequences of not having insurance.
Through this Hot Topic, students will:
- Understand and articulate the 3 key principles of insurance
- Identify when different insurance products can be used.
Personal Financial Management is a fundamental part of a young person’s education. The Hot Topics series is designed to support the development of the key competencies. The series also has links to the Social Sciences and Mathematics and Statistics learning areas.