Business

Business Overview 2018-2019

GCSE Business

 

Year Term Focus
9 Autumn 1.1: Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

1.2 Spotting a business opportunity

Spring 1.3 Putting a business idea into practice
Summer 1.4 Making the business effective

Revision and practice assessment

10 Autumn 1.5 Understanding the external influences of business

2.1 Growing the business

Spring 2.2 Making marketing decisions

2.3 Making operational decisions

Summer 2.4 Making financial decisions
11 Autumn Financial and economic business understanding
Spring Revision and Exam Technique
Summer Revision and Exam Technique

 

NB year 9/10 is Edexcel GCSE Business 2019 specification

Year 11 are Edexcel GCSE Business 2009 specification

 

Level 3 Cambridge Technical

 

Year Term Focus
12 Autumn Unit 1: The Business Environment
Spring Unit 1: The Business Environment

Unit 2: Working in business

Summer Unit 2: Working in business

Unit 4: Customers and Communication

13 Autumn Unit 4: Customers and Communication

Unit 5: Marketing and Market Research

Spring Unit 5: Marketing and Market Research

Unit 8: Introduction to Human Resources

Summer Unit 8: Introduction to Human Resources

Year 12 and are studying the OCR Level 3 Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in Business

NB Due to some classes having two teachers, units may be taught alongside each other.

 

A Level Business

 

Year Term Focus
12 Autumn Unit 1 – What is business?

Unit 2 – Managers, leadership and decision making

Unit 3 – Decision making to improve marketing performance

Spring Unit 3 – Decision making to improve marketing performance (continued)

Unit 4 – Decision making to improve operational performance

Unit 5 – Decision making to improve human resource performance

Summer Unit 6 – Decision making to improve financial performance

Unit 7 – Analysing the strategic position of a business

Revision/exams

13 Autumn Unit 7 – Analysing the strategic position of a business (continued)

Unit 8 b- Choosing strategic direction

Spring Unit 9 – Strategic methods: how to pursue strategies

Unit 10 – Managing strategic change

Summer Revision/ exams