BUSINESS & ECONOMICS

Head of Department: 

Mr M Simpson

 

Teaching Staff: 

Mrs L Cherryman-Clark, Miss A Parkin

 

KEY STAGE 4:
 

GCSE Business Studies

 

Unit 1 – Business activity, Marketing and People – external exam (50% of GCSE)

Unit 2 –Operations, Finance and External Influences– external exam (50% of GCSE)

Examination Board: OCR

KEY STAGE 5:
 

GCE A – Level Business

 

1.         What is business?

2.         Managers, leadership and decision making

3.         Decision making to improve marketing performance

4.         Decision making to improve operational performance

5.         Decision making to improve financial performance

6.         Decision making to improve human resource performance 

7.         Analysing the strategic position of a business

8.         Choosing strategic direction

9.         Strategic methods: how to pursue strategies

10.      Managing strategic change 

Exam Board: AQA

 

GCE A - Level Economics

 

Unit 1 – Microeconomics

Unit 2 - Macroeconomics

Unit 3 – Themes in economics

Exam Board: OCR

 

BTEC National Level 3 Travel and Tourism (Extended Certificate)

 

Unit 1 – The World of Travel and Tourism (External exam)

Unit 2 – Global Destinations (Controlled Assessment)

Unit 3 – The Principles of Marketing on Travel and Tourism

Unit 9 – Visitor Attractions

Exam Board: EDEXCEL

 

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