Business Studies

Would you like to set up your own business when you leave school? Would you like to progress into higher levels of Business and Management within a company? Why not take a course in Business Studies?

The aim of the Business Studies department is to equip students with the knowledge to enter the world of work, set up their own business or go on to study Business further at higher education. Students will learn problem solving techniques, decision making, and presentational skills that will benefit them in many areas of work.

Business Studies is currently offered to Key Stage 4 students who follow a BTEC Level 2 course.

At Key Stage 5 students follow a BTEC Level 3 course. Topics taught include Business Ownership, Communication within Business, Advertising, Marketing, Customer Service, Recruitment and Selection and Business Finance.

Success in Business Studies can lead to an understanding of the role that Business and Finance play in modern society.

Department Head – Mr C Redhead

Programmes of Study

Year 10 Business

Year 11 Business