Business Studies

List of staff in the Department with titles:

  • Alicia Pennant –HOD
  • Bosede Adeleye – Business and Economics teacher
  • Robert Andrews - Business Studies teacher

KS3 

Year 8

No current Year 8 class

Year 9

BTEC L2 Certificate in Business(could pan out  to diploma depending  learners)

Unit1: Business Environment  Jan- March 15

Unit 2: Finance for a Business (exam) –Sept –Oct 15

Unit 3: Branding and Promotion- Nov- Jan 15

Unit 4: Principles of Customers Service- sept 2014 –Nov

Unit 5: Personal Selling- March- May 15

Unit 9: Principles of marketing (exam)- Oct –Nov 15

 

KS4

Year 10

No current Year 10 class

Year 11

BTEC L1/2 Award Business

Unit1: Business Environment – completed

Unit 2: Finance for a Business( exam in January)

Unit 3: Branding and Promotion- completed

Unit 4 :Principles of Customers Service -completed

Edexcel : BFT10-PEARSON BTEC LEVEL 1/LEVEL 2 FIRST AWARD (120 GLH) - NQF:2

KS5

Year 12 - BTEC Level 3 business

(Highlighted units are core)

Diploma – YK468

Unit 1-  The Business Environment –Sept – 21st Oct 14

Unit 2-  Business  Resources–Sept – 21st Oct 14

Unit 3- Introduction to Marketing- Sept -19th Oct 14

Unit 4- Business Communication- Oct – Nov 14

Unit 9-  Creative Promotion- Oct – Nov 14

Unit 10-Market Research in Business- Nov-Dec 14

Unit:12 Internet Marketing in Business - Nov-Dec 14

Unit13:– Investigating Recruitment and Selection - Jan –Feb 15

Unit16: Human Resource Management in Business –Jan –Feb 15

Unit:18 Managing a Business Event

Unit 19: Developing Teams in Business

Unit 27-  Understanding health and safety in the business workplace

 

Subsidiary Diploma- YK469

Unit 1-  The Business Environment –Sept – 21st Oct 14

Unit 2-  Business  Resources -Sept – 21st Oct 14

Unit 3- Introduction to Marketing- Sept -19th Oct 14

Unit 4- Business Communication- Oct – Nov 14

Plus two optional units of learners choice.

 

Extended Diploma-YK478

Core units plus the following:

Unit 5:Dusiness Accounting

Unit 9-  Creative Promotion- Oct – Nov 14

Unit 10-Market Research in Business- Nov-Dec 14

Unit:12 Internet Marketing in Business - Nov-Dec 14

Unit13:– Investigating Recruitment and Selection - Jan –Feb 15

Unit16: Human Resource Management in Business –Jan –Feb 15

Unit:18 Managing a Business Event

Unit 19: Developing Teams in Business

Unit 27-  Understanding health and safety in the business workplace

Unit 29 Understanding Retailing

Unit 33: The Impact of Communication Technology on Business

Unit 37: Understanding Business Ethics

Unit 38: Business and the Economic

Unit21: Aspects of Contract and Business Law

Edexcel

Year 12 - AS Business  - BUSS1, BUSS2

Unit 1: Planning and Financing a -Business sept –Oct 14
Unit 2: Managing a Business – Oct – Jan 15

Revision

A ‘level Business – BUSS3, BUSS4

  • Unit 3:Strategies for Success
  • Unit 4: The Business Environment and Managing Change 

Year 13 - BTEC Level 3 Business

BTEC Level 3 Business

Diploma – YK468

Subsidiary Diploma- YK469

Extended Diploma- YK478

Edexcel

Supporting your Child

http://www.edexcel.com/quals/BTEC

http://www.bized.co.uk/

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/

http://www.aqa.org.uk/

AS Business Studies

(2nd rev Ed)- Wolinski J, Coates G

BTEC L3 Business (Book 1)

BTEC L3 Business (Book 2)

John Bevan, Helen Copland-Smith

Rob Dranfield, John Goymer and Catherine Richards

 

Magazines

  • Economist
  • The Guardian
  • The Times
  • The Daily
  • Telegraph
  • Business Review
  • Magazine

As a department we continuously seek new internal and external subject avenues and developments to deliver the best for each individual learner so that they may achieve their desired educational outcome.

All aspects of Business and Economics are design to equip each learner for real business environment such as employment and university. Majority of our learners have gone to successful university such and Queen Mary and various high profile apprenticeship programmes.