enarzh-TWfrdeitples

Business Studies


SUBJECT OVERVIEW

We feel that Business Studies provides students with valuable ‘Skills for Life’.  Regardless of whether you decide to start your own business, work for a local, regional or global company you will be required to demonstrate many forms of business acumen.  The teaching of Business Studies provides students with the required skills and general knowledge to ensure they are employable in the world of works competitive environment.
 
Within the Business Studies curriculum students learn about the different types of businesses that exist.  Students will study a range of modules including, Communication, Marketing, Finance, Customer Services and External Influences.  The content is up-to-date and relevant, with students participating in many external excursions to national businesses.  Students will have access to ICT facilities to complete assignments.

SCHEMES OF WORK

KEY STAGE 4

GCSE Business Studies with units on:

  • Unit 1 – Setting up a Business
  • Unit 2 - Growing as a Business
  • Unit 3 - Investigating Businesses

Exam Board: AQA - 75% Examination and 25% Controlled Assessment

KEY STAGE 5

Edexcel BTEC Subsidiary Diploma with units on:

  • The Business Environment
  • Business Resources
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Business Communication

Exam Board: Edexcel - 100 % Coursework

STAFF

Mrs D. Holmes - Head of Department
Miss L. Edwards

Connect with us

 The Academy of St Nicholas

51 Horrocks Avenue
Liverpool
L19 5NY
Tel: 0151 230 2570
Email: info@theacademyofstnicholas.org.uk

How to find us

Print
© Copyright 2017 - Website designed and created by The Academy of St Nicholas

Search