Ms Valko covered a range of topics within the Finance and Accounting unit such as
- Costs and revenues
- Final accounts
- Sources of Finance
The students reacted positively to Ms Valko’s presentation and were given real-life examples in the context of the school and they all agreed it was a fantastic opportunity to learn about finance and in particular budgeting.
Some feedback from the students is below:
"It was a great opportunity to learn more about budgeting and it helped me to understand the topic even better."
"Ms Valko kindly gave us a presentation on budgeting which I found personally very informative and interesting. She provided us with multiple real life examples which will be very useful for our exams. "
"The presentation given by Ms Valko about finance was very interesting and gave us an insight into how schools manage their budgets."
"The Budget presentation was interesting and very informative. It got me interested in accounting and finance for the future."
"Although I am not planning to be an accountant, it is of great interest for me to explore and understand every part of a business and its environment."
"The speech was very useful in giving me a deeper understanding of business management and especially finance."
"Our meeting with Ms Valko last week was not only very entertaining but also gave us an insight into the real-life uses of budgeting and helped us get a better understanding of this part of our course. "
Miss Halliday and Year 13 IDBP HL Business Management Students