Business Studies (BTEC)
General Subject Information
Aims of subject and Curriculum map
Aims of the subject:
To provide an engaging, challenging and interesting look at the modern business world, whilst developing a range of lifelong skills.
Business Curriculum Map
|Mr D Cartland||Lead Learner|
|Mrs S Beckett||Teacher|
|Mrs S Kirby||Teacher|
|Miss D Hyde||Teacher|
Homework is set weekly and is related to the topics studied in class, at that time. These include a variety of activities, from set questions to research, and coursework based tasks.
Level 2 Subject Information
The qualification offered in Business Studies encourages pupils to be inspired and challenged by following a broad and worthwhile course.
This will help the pupils to: engage in the study of business; to develop as an effective and independent pupil; use an enquiring approach; to build arguments and make informed judgements; develop and apply their knowledge, understanding and skills to contemporary issues; appreciate the range of perspectives of different stakeholders; consider the extent to which business can be ethical; participate in practical business situations; work as part of a team, as well as on an individual basis. Mr Cartland, Lead Learner.
Topics studied include:
Factors affecting businesses
Setting up and running an enterprise
Level 3 Subject Information
Sixth form course information can be found in the sixth form courses page
Become an Entrepreneur!
Be a key employee within diverse areas of business, including roles in specialist areas such as marketing, finance, customer service or human resources in large businesses, or a more generic role in a small, local business.
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