Students will learn about how businesses are set up, the way in which they grow and the strategies they use to remain competitive in a fast changing environment. This includes the significance of leaving the European Union, the impact of new competition and dealing with technological and sociological change.
|Mr P Bowes
Curriculum Team Leader for Social Studies
Students will attend 4 or 5 lessons per fortnight.
Board and Specification
Assessment Components: two exams during May and June of Y11
|Paper 1: Operations and human resource management (written exam)||(50%)|
|Paper 2: Marketing and finance (written exam)||(50%)|
Both papers contain multiple choice, short answer questions and case studies with more detailed questions.
Recommended Study Aids
CGP GCSE Business 9-1 (BUAR43)