BUSINESS STUDIES: EDEXCEL
Business Studies is an ideal subject for developing a range of skills which will support you in further studies and/or employment.
You will find many employers accept Business Studies as a qualification as it demonstrates an analytical mind and awareness of key principles. Employment opportunities where your business skills are valued include:
The course will equip you with the knowledge of how and why businesses start up. It will help you appreciate how businesses function and the relationship businesses has with the wider community.
UNIT 1: Introduction to small businesses
How will Unit 1 be assessed
Externally assessed exam - 45 minutes. Worth 25% of the overall GCSE.
UNIT 2: Investigating a small business
How will Unit 2 be assessed?
Controlled assessment, internally marked and externally moderated. Worth 25% of the overall GCSE.
UNIT 3: Building a business
How will Unit 3 be assessed?
Externally assessed exam - 90 minutes. Worth 50% of the overall GCSE.
So much to read about in our Newsletter this week: Our Christmas Fair Sat 7.12.13; Talented Emilia makes something scrumptious…
House Hero Jessica Barlow Year7, M8. “Jessica has contributed her time and effort to collecting the Wish Tokens for our House…
School will close for students for the Christmas holiday on Thursday 19th December 2013. The internal structure for the last…