2010, La Salle College Business students have been involved in the business venture
year, Business teachers Mr Cernoch, Ms Pedretti and Ms Jones have been
integrating the student run venture as part of a variety of subjects across
different year groups. It is a good way
of providing a realistic learning experience in business. Currently it is part of the Year 12 Certificate
II in Business and Year 10 Accounting and Finance classes. Depending on the subject being taught it can
focus on customer service delivery, marketing and accounting.
Stationery profits go to the purchase of new stock and upgrading the equipment which
is a computerised Point of Sale system with a touch screen laptop, barcode
scanner and receipt printer needed to run the business.
students are involved in selecting the stock to sell, while staff source the
products from a range of suppliers.