Business, Accounting and Financial Studies (BAFS)
Panel members
Ms HO SHUK HAN
Ms LI LUN MEI
Objectives

Through the study of the BAFS curriculum, students will be able to develop knowledge and understanding of:

  • The interwined relationships of different business areas;
  • The dynamic environment in which businesses operate, where changes influence planning and decision-making;
  • The importance of accounting in managing a business;
  • The functions of management in formulating effective strategies for businesses; and
  • The importance of managing personal finance.

Students are expected to develop generic skills, in particular, the ability to:

  • Use information technology to locate, select, and organize relevant business information for decision-making;
  • Investigate, analyse, and evaluate business issues from a variety of perspectives;
  • Communicate business information and issues effectively; and
  • Work in a team situation and assume a leadership role.

Students are expected to develop positive values and attitudes so that they may:

  • Be informed, active and responsible participants in the business world;
  • Be critically aware of the importance of socially responsible and ethical business behaviour; and
  • Behave responsibly in controlling their personal finances.

Lesson topics

HKDSE BUSINESS, ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STUDIES:


COMPULSORY PART
  • Business Environment
    • Hong Kong business environment
    • Forms of business ownership
    • Business ethics and social responsibilities




  • Introduction to Management
    • Management functions
    • Effective management
    • Key business functions
    • Entrepreneurship and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) management
    • Business communication


  • Introduction to Accounting
    • Purposes and the changing role of accounting
    • Uses of financial statements
    • Accounting principles and conventions
    • The accounting cycle
    • Basic ratio analysis






  • Basics of Personal Financial Management
    • Fundamental of financial management
    • Personal financial management



    [ECON SCHOOL,03/11/2011]


ELECTIVE PART:
  • Accounting Module(applicable to the first two cohorts of NSS)
    • Financial Accounting
    • Cost Accounting





    [Bank of Canada]


    [Bank of Canada]



  • Business Management Module
    • Financial Management
    • Marketing Management
    • Human Resources Mangement

Students' work
  • Hong Kong Institute of Education: Fair Market
  • Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation: Youth Financial Planner Competition
  • Hong Kong Poly University: Youth Entrepreneurship Programme (with Scholarship Award)
  • Hong Kong Youth Institute and Business Partners: Wofoo Millennium Entrepreneurship Programme – Injection Business and Design into Historic Building / Creative Industries – Creative Opportunitites
  • Accounting Projects: Application of Accounting Theories and Ratios, Reflection of Current Business Issues.






Activity record

  • Hong Kong Institute of Education: Fair Market
  • Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation: Youth Financial Planner Competition
  • Hong Kong Poly University: Youth Entrepreneurship Programme (with Scholarship Award)
  • Hong Kong Baptist University: New Trends of Accounting
  • Hong Kong Youth Institute and Business Partners: Wofoo Millennium Entrepreneurship Programme – Injection Business and Design into Historic Building(Merit Award)
  • Hong Kong Monetary Authority: Joint visit with Economics Society
  • Hong Kong Tung Wah Group: Business Ethics and Corporate Governance Seminar (Dr CF Szeto and Mr YC Cheung)











  • London Chamber of Commerce Industry Examination and Qualification: BOOK-KEEPING AND ACCOUNTING
    • Level 1 (Awards of Distinctions and Honorable Award of Global Millennium)



    • Level 1 (Medallion for Book-keeping World & Country Gold Certificate of Award)
      • Wong Ho Wing Holly
    • Level 2 (Awards of Distinctions and Honorable Award of Silver World and Country Medallion)

    • Level 2 (Awards of Distinctions)
      • Fong Wai Yan
      • Hiew Yee Won
      • Chung Kai Ki
      • Liu Pak Lun
    • Level 3 (Awards of Distinctions)
      • Lam Wai Leong
      • Lam Wai Tong Terry
      • Leung Chak Yan Ernie
      • Leung Chiu Ni
      • Leung Yik Hon Alex
      • Ng Ka Ching
      • To Lai Pik
    • Hong Kong Institute Of Accredited Accounting Technicians Examination


    • Examination Results of Paper 1(E)
      • Pass with Distinction
        • Wong Sze Pui
        • Iu Kwok Sing
      • Pass with Credit
        • Cheung Ching Man
        • Lee Ngo Lam Carmel
        • Yip Yan Yi

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