Business Studies

Qualification:    GCSE Business Studies

Exam Board:      Edexcel

Exam Website:  https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-gcses/business-2009.coursematerials.html

 

Exam Dates:

Unit 1: Introduction to Small Business          

Wed 23rd May

25%

Topic 1.1 – Spotting a business opportunity

Topic 1.2 – Showing enterprise

Topic 1.3 – Putting a business idea into practice

Topic 1.4 – Making the start- up effective

Topic 1.5 – The economic context

 

Unit 2: Investigating Small Business

Controlled Assessment

25%

 

Unit 3: Building a Business               

Wed 6th June

50%

Topic 3.1 – Marketing

Topic 3.2 – Meeting customer needs

Topic 3.3 - Effective financial management

Topic 3.4 – Effective people management

Topic 3.5 – The wider world affecting business

 

Revision:

Edexcel revision guides are available on Amazon. Copies are available to use in B11.

https://www.amazon.co.uk/REVISE-Edexcel-Business-Revision-Business09/dp/1446903737/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1510757932&sr=8-2&keywords=gcse+edexcel+business+revision+guide 

BBC Bitesize Business:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zpsvr82

BusinessEd:

https://www.businessed.co.uk/

 

Tutor2u:

https://www.tutor2u.net/business

All lesson resources are available on StPetersBook. Homework tasks are in Pupil Hand Out/ Ms McCann/ Year 11 GCSE Business/ Homework

 

Revision Sessions:

Every Thursday from 3:15 – 4:00pm in B11

These provide an opportunity to complete any outstanding classwork and to revise particular areas identified by students