May 25, 2011

Business Studies

In KS3 and KS4 the students are studying towards

The Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Business has been designed to provide an engaging and stimulating introduction to the world of business.  The core units cover the essential knowledge and skills required in the business sector. The optional specialist units, covering branding and promotion, customer service, sales, retail business, recruitment and career development, and business support.

The Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Business could provide a starting point of a route into employment in many of the diverse areas of business.

Course Units Include:

  • Enterprise
    • Unit 1 (Coursework Unit – 25%)
  • Finance for Business
    • Unit 2 (Exam Unit – 25%
  • Promoting a Brand
    • Unit 3 (Coursework Unit – 25%)
  • Customer Service
    • Unit 4 (Coursework Unit – 25%)

 

Unit / Final Grading

  • Distinction*
  • Distinction
  • Merit
  • Pass