Business Studies Curriculum Overview

Business Studies Curriculum Overview

 

 

Autumn 1

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Autumn 2

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Spring 1

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Spring 2

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Summer 1

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Summer 2

Year 10

Unit name

 

1.1 Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

Feedback and self-assessment

1.2 Spotting a business opportunity

Feedback and self-assessment

1.3 Putting a business idea into practice

Feedback and self-assessment

1.4 Making the start-up effective

Feedback and self-assessment

1.5 Understanding external influences

Feedback and self-assessment

2.1 Growing the business

Assessment approaches

Self-assessment introduced with 6 mark Lidl question

Peer assess dog walking 6 mark question

Mid unit Kahoot/SMHW quizzes

 

End of unit knowledge assessment

-Dynamic businesses and the business environment

-Analyse the impact of R&D on NutriBullet

-To assess how NutriBullet might respond to threats and changes in the market

-How NutriBullet have added value and the importance of this

 

 

Mid unit Kahoot/SMHW quizzes

 

Teacher and peer assessment of extended writing

 

Market research info sheet assessment

 

 

 

Interleaving through do now activities (Self assessed)

 

Teacher and peer assessment of extended writing

 

Quantitative skills booklet (self-assessed)

 

Finance Kahoot quizzes

 

End of unit calculations and a piece of extended writing on sources of finance

 

Interleaving through do now activities (SA).

 

Self-assessment of extended writing

 

1.4 End of unit assessment (teacher marked) interleaving with all units studied. This should be modified regularly to test key misconceptions and weaknesses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interleaving through do now activities (SA).

 

1.5 Extended writing assessment in prep for mock (interleaving with all units studied). Teacher assessed.

 

 

Interleaving through do now activities (SA).

 

Skills booklets in prep for mock exam

-Key financial calculations

-Practice (self assessed with mark scheme)

-analyse and context questions

 

Mock exam (paper 1) using 2019 exam paper

-Evaluate the impact on ecommerce on the market mix of Aphrodite

-To assess two sources of finance for Aphrodite

-Changing levels of consumer spending on Last Course Patisserie

 

 

Year11

Unit name

 

2.2 Making marketing decisions

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2.3 Making operational decisions

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2.4 Making financial decisions

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2.5 Making human resources and exam prep

 

 

 

 

Assessment approaches

 

Interleaving through do now activities (Self assessed)

 

Peer/self-assessment

Teacher assessment (extended writing) on Ikea and Crunchie

 

Mid unit SMHW quiz

 

2.2 End of unit assessment

 

Interleaving through do now activities (SA).

 

2.3 Extended writing assessment

 

Mock exam (paper 1  - new paper)

 

Interleaving through do now activities (SA).

 

Mock exam resit for selected students

 

Mid unit SMHW quizzes

 

2.4 End of unit assessment on all quantitative skills

 

Interleaving through do now activities (SA).

 

Teacher assessment of extended writing on increasing minimum wages for low skilled workers

 

Mock exam (paper 2) in first week of half term