Your Household Budget: US 28094

This resource helps students to learn how to prepare and use a household budget to achieve a financial goal. It can be used by teachers to deliver the Financial Capability Unit Standard 28094 ‘Produce a household budget, set a financial goal and review and adjust the budget to achieve the goal.’ (Level 2, 3 Credits).

Level 2, Credits 3

Mathematics and Statistics

Social Sciences

Level 2 Financial Capability Unit Standard

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The last date for assessment for the old versions of the unit standards was 31 December 2022. You should now be using the new standards. Therefore, the existing versions of our resources are now obsolete. The new resources for this assessment is ready to download.
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Financial Capability is a core generic domain on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework. This unit of work also has links to the Social Sciences and Mathematics and Statistics learning areas.

Students will:

  • Learn what a household budget is, and how it will be helpful
  • Set a financial goal for a household
  • Prepare a household budget
  • Review and adjust the budget to achieve a financial goal
  • Complete practice activities for an assessment

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Download includes:

  • Using Financial Capability Unit Standards
  • Interactive Student Workbook
  • Helpful information