The Hot Topics series includes 12 short units designed to improve students’ financial capability. Hot Topic 11 helps students understand New Zealand’s student loan system. Students will find out what a student loan can be used for, work out repayments for different scenarios and learn about other options for financing their tertiary studies.
Mathematics and Statistics
Through this unit, students will:
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.