'Business Studies is an adventure into how local / national / global economy works and applying this to identifying business opportunities.'
Curriculum intent and aims
- Encourage students to understand the topic of enterprise and entrepreneurship to develop an understanding of spotting a business opportunity and putting a business idea into practice.
- Provide students with the means to be able to think analytically, reach logical conclusions based on data and make judgements on future changes to markets and the economy.
- Encourage students to have sustainability and business ethics at the forefront of their entrepreneurial decisions.
- Provide transferable skills allowing students a smooth transition from an educational environment to a work environment, by providing an insight to a multitude of business sectors and departments.
The 6 meta-concepts underpinning the Business curriculum are:
- Critical Thinking
The curriculum sequence and course specifications can be viewed by clicking on the links below:
GCSE specification link: