10 Commerce

What is this subject about?
In this elective you will have the chance to get a taste of three different commerce based VCE subjects. Studying one unit of business management, accounting and economics each will give you the chance to see which of these you may be best suited to for your VCE years.

What are we going to be studying?
Business Management studies the day-to-day running of small or large firms and covers a range of aspects including marketing, public relations, human resource management and operations management. In year 10 you will focus on the marketing function of businesses and explore how businesses attempt to persuade customers to purchase their products, including an excursion to Melbourne to research how businesses promote their products and the positives/negatives of their location.

This subject is advantageous if you’re looking at these careers:

* Accountant
* Bank officer
* Commodities trader
* Economist
* Financial planner
* Importer and exporter
* Investment banker
* Parliamentarian
* Statistician
* Stockbroker
* Treasurer