Business


Business

We cover some key elements of Business in KS3 (Thinking about promotion & profit and loss, for example, as part of the Music Festival project).

At KS4 we follow NCFE Level 1/2 technical award in Business & Enterprise.

 

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Term 5

Term 6

Yr 9

  1. Entrepreneur

- 1.1.1 Being an entrepreneur

- 1.1.2 Being an Entrepreneur

1.2 Business Aims & Objectives

- 1.2.1 Financial Aims & Objectives

- 1.2.2 Non Financial Aims & Objectives

1.3 Structures

- 1.3.1 Legal structures

- 1.3.2 Organisational structures

- 1.3.3 Restructuring

1.4 Stakeholder Engagement

- 1.4.1 Internal stakeholders

- 1.4.2 External stakeholders

- 1.4.3 Stakeholder engagement

2.1 Marketing Mix

- 2.1.1 Product Types

- 2.1.2 Product Lifecycle

- 2.1.3 Boston Matrix

- 2.1.4 Place

- 2.1.5 Price

- 2.1.6 Promotion

Yr 10

2.2 Market Research & Markets

- 2.2.1 Data Types

- 2.2.2 Primary Research

- 2.2.3 Secondary Research

- 2.2.4 Market Types

- 2.2.5 Orientation Types

3.1 Operations management

- 3.1.1 Outsourcing

- 3.1.2 Lean Production

- 3.1.3 Maintaining & Improving Quality

- 3.1.4 Production methods

4.1 Customer Service

- 4.1.1 Customer Service

- 4.1.2 Customer Service Developments

- 4.1.3 How customer service is measured

 

4.2 Internal Influences

 

4.3 Internal Challenge of Growth

 

5.1 External Influences

 

5.2 Challenges of Growth

Exam Preparation

  1. Business Research

 

  • 1.1.1 Areas of research

 

  • Resource Planning
  • 1.2.1 Physical Resources
  • 1.2.2 Technological Resources

 

  • Business Growth
  • 1.3.1 Internal growth
  • 1.3.2 External Growth

 

2.1 Human Resources

- 2.1.1 Methods of Recruitment

- 2.1.2 Stages of Recruitment

- 2.1.3 Legal considerations

- 2.1.4 Staff development

- 2.1.5 Pay & remuneration

3.1 Business & Enterprise Funding

- 3.1.1. Funding Types

 

3.2 Business & Enterprise Finance

- 3.2.1 Financial concepts & calculations

- 3.2.2 Costs, Liabilities & Assets

- 3.2.3 Financial Documents

- 3.2.4 Ratio Analysis

-3.2.5 Cash Flow Management

 

Yr 11

4.1 Planning

- 4.1.1 Purpose of Business planning

- 4.1.2 Benefits of Business planning

- 4.1.3 A Business Plan

Exam Preparation

Synoptic Project

 

Synoptic Project (20 hr exam board task)