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Blakehurst High School

Blakehurst High School

Nihil Sine Labore - Nothing Without Hard Work

Telephone02 9546 3281

Commerce provides the knowledge, skills, understanding and values that form the foundation on which young people make sound decisions on consumer, financial, business, legal and employment issues.

Students complete a 200-hour course over two years.  The course covers a range of topics including 4 core topics and a minimum of 5 options.

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The core topics are:

  • 1.1: Consumer Choice
  • 1.2: Personal Finance
  • 2.1: Law and Society
  • 2.2: Employment Issues.


The optional studies include:

  • investing
  • promoting and selling
  • towards independence
  • Travel
  • law in action
  • running a business.