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10th May 2021
For Parents and Carers
Type of subject: Academic
This subject goes well with: Geography
If you pick this subject, don’t also pick: Cambridge Nationals Level 1/2 Enterprise and Marketing
If you pass this course you could achieve: GCSE grade 9-1
Examples of topics studied:
The course covers many aspects of business including: marketing, business ownership, business growth, recruitment, motivational theories, finance, production and the external business environment.
How is the course assessed?
This course is assessed through a combination of two written exams. Each exam is 90 minutes long and each is worth 50% of the qualification.
GCSE Business Studies is suitable for students who have a genuine interest in business and how it operates. It is relevant to everyday life and it will help provide you with an insight into the workings of different departments within a business organisation and help you understand how and why businesses do what they do.
It will also help you to develop a range of useful skills such as how to collect, interpret and present market research data; problem solving; understanding business decision making processes; and investigating business issues.
This is a good subject to choose if you have an interest in the world of business and want to understand how businesses operate. It is relevant to all aspects of future employment and not just for those who would like to own their own business one day.
Who should I talk to if I want to ask about this subject?
Mr T Ditta
Morrisons has launched the Morrisons Little Library in its stores across the UK. Customers can take in unwanted books to donate & all children, teenagers & parents can pick up a book for free. @Morrisons #WORDS #LawnswoodLovesReading #readingforpleasure #communication https://t.co/y9KtYZS9tp
10th May 2021
Mrs South's Saturday Book Club: Hetty is a tiny baby when she’s left at the Foundling Hospital. She lives with a foster family until she’s old enough to go to school. Read 'Hetty Feather' by Jacqueline Wilson #LawnswoodLovesReading #WORDS #readingforpleasure #communication https://t.co/P41oUJYS4z
8th May 2021
The University of Leeds has launched a new online hub for students in Years 7 – 13. Packed with pre-recorded talks, student blogs & study skills resources, it is designed to encourage students to think about university. #FOYF #curiosity https://t.co/vekFfPbVyL https://t.co/OKrFE2fdP1
7th May 2021
Author of the week, A.M. Dassu, is sharing her book 'Boy, Everywhere' for you to read for FREE! It’s all about Sami’s journey across countries & continents to the UK to escape the war in Syria. #LawnswoodLovesReading #WORDS #communication https://t.co/NKZNz43jUc https://t.co/zLMVKEPu8F
7th May 2021