Business Studies

Welcome to the Business Studies department

GCSE Business Studies is currently taught to Year 11 students only. Students study the OCR Specification which is 100% examination. 

Year 11 – Topics to be completed 
  Term 1 Term 2
Autumn Finance topics – profit, loss, break even, cash flow forecasts, profitability ratios, liquidity ratios, average rate of return, gross and net, accounts

 

Operations Topics- production methods, quality control and assurance, customer service and the sales process, consumer law, business location, working with suppliers
Spring Ethical and environmental considerations,

the economic climate

paper 1 revision

Globalisation,the interdependent nature of business; working together, decision making, risk and reward, finance

paper 1 and 2 revision

Summer Revision Exams

21st May paper 1

2nd June paper 2

 

Support Available 
Course Lead Miss Dawn Garey
Websites Google Classroom
Intervention Thursdays after school

 

How parents can support 
Homework Set weekly so please check Show My Homework and support learning outside of the lesson
Revision Guide New GCSE Business Complete Revision and Practice – for the Grade 9-1 Course (with Online Edition) (CGP GCSE Business 9-1 Revision) Paperback ( available on Amazon)
Exam Practice as above
Resources https://www.senecalearning.com/ (used a lot for revision)

Gojimo app

https://www.tutor2u.net/business/blog/gcse-igcse-business-studies-revision-notes-master-listing

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

 

 

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