MySkills BTEC Money and Finance Skills

Here, you'll find everything you need to study for or to teach the Pearson Edexcel Level 1 and 2 Awards in Money and Finance Skills, including key documents and teaching resources.

Learners will develop a range of techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for managing their money effectively and responsibly in daily life.  

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Specification

BTEC Award in Money and Finance specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC Specialist qualification
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 1 Award in Money and Finance Skills
Level:
Level 1
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
58
Credits:
6
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
60
Qualification number (QN):
500/8224/3
Eligible for funding in England for:
Pre-16 (EFA funding), 16-18 (EFA funding), 19+ Local flexibility (SFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date:
  • Sat Aug 31 14:19:00 UTC 2019 ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.

BTEC Award in Money and Finance specification
Download PDF | 908.0 KB
Qualification type:
BTEC Specialist qualification
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Award in Money and Finance Skills
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
58
Credits:
6
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
60
Qualification number (QN):
500/8258/9
Eligible for funding in England for:
Pre-16 (EFA funding), 16-18 (EFA funding), 19+ Local flexibility (SFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date:
  • Sat Aug 31 14:27:00 UTC 2019 ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.

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Why choose this specification?

Our level 1 and 2 Money and Finance Skills qualifications are short, flexible, and taught in bite-size units that can fit in and around your existing curriculum at any time of year.

Money and Finance Skills is the only financial awareness course that allows learners to use free online resources and gain a recognisable, useful qualification to add to their CV. 

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Studying this specification

You’ll learn to manage your money effectively and responsibly on our Money and Finance Skills course.

On the course, you’ll focus on topics such as:

  • managing your finances by planning a personal budget
  • paying for goods and services and making savings
  • responsible borrowing and support for debt management
  • how career choice affects earnings and financial support for those unable to work.
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