Mobile phones

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Year level 5-8 Budgeting Mobile phones Shopping Young adults Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS) Economics and business

The following digital resources cover financial concepts around mobile phones, such as mobile phone plans, hidden costs and consumer rights.

Modules in Mobile phones

Choosing a mobile plan

(Year 5-6) Students see the mobile phone needs of four teens and match these to a sample plan.


(Year 5-6) Students learn about accessing mobile videos and games, as well as the impact and cost of downloading data.


(Year 7-8) Students learn about advertising and how to protect their personal information.

Consumer rights

(Year 7-8) Students learn about their consumer rights when buying a mobile phone.