Head of Department: Mr. P. Owens
About Business Studies
We aim to ensure that students will learn, achieve and develop as positive members of the business department and wider Academy. We want them to experience a sense of achievement through learning about the world of business so they can develop both their academic, social and career aspirations.
Units & Weighting:
Unit 1: Setting up a Business Examination (60 minutes) 40%
Unit 2: Growing as a Business Examination (60 minutes) 35%
Unit 3: Investigating Businesses Controlled Assessment 25%
- Alton Towers trip studying how they use marketing successfully.
- Coca-Cola challenge. Students create, market and pitch and idea to Industry experts.