Increase Personal Income: US 28098

This resource helps students to learn about the different ways to increase their personal income. They will also learn about the positive and negative impacts of increasing income which will help them to compare each option. It can also be used to help teachers deliver the Financial Capability Unit Standard 28098 ‘Evaluate options to increase personal income’ (Level 3, 3 Credits).

Level 3, Credits 3
25-30 hrs

Mathematics and Statistics

Social Sciences

Level 3 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

  • Investigate various options for increasing personal income
  • Investigate potential positive and negative impacts of increasing income on  personal income
  • Complete practice activities for an assessment

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Download includes:

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