We cover 6 main areas of focus within Business Studies which are as follows:
1. Business in the real world
2. Influences on business
3. Business operations
4. Human resources
Students will be assessed with two examinations each weighted to provide 50% of the overall mark.
• Paper 1 – Influences of operations and HRM on business activity – 90 marks 1hour 45 minutes.
• Paper 2 – Influence of marketing and finance on business activity – 90 marks 1hour 45 minutes.
AQA www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/business/gcse/business-8132- useful advice and course examples from the exam board.
BBC News – www.bbc.co.uk/news/business - useful way of keeping up to date with the latest events linking to the classroom environment.
BBC Bitesize - https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/zpsvr82 - Resourceful revision source for students to understand key topics covered.