KS4 Scheme of Learning Business

YEAR Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
10 Theme: Managing RiskP-D*- all students work collaboratively to deliver an Enterprise Event in Charity Week where they successfully trade a product of their choice

Theory: Aims and Objectives, ownership, project planning, marketing, product development

 

 

Theme: Reflection/Planning for WorkP-D*- all students assess their own contribution to the enterprise event and begin to investigate career paths for their second model assignment

 

Theory: CV writing, career planning, personal development planning, interview techniques, self assessment

 

 

 

Theme: Reflection/Planning for WorkP-D*- all students assess their own contribution to the enterprise event and begin to investigate career paths for their second model assignment

 

Theory: CV writing, career planning, personal development planning, interview techniques, self assessment

 

 

NB* skills to complement WEX placements

 Theme:  An Introduction to business techniquesP-D*- All students to investigate the simple areas of the business world

Theory: Aims and Objectives, ownership, methods of finance

11  Theme:   Business Organisations and Marketing techniquesP-D*- All students to investigate the four essential areas of marketing and working practices

Theory: 4 P’s , methods of working, human resource management

 

NB* Nov mock for all students

Theme:   External factors and BusinessP-D*- All students to investigate the external factors which affect businesses in the UK

Theory: Legislation, political factors, environmental factors, social factors

 

NB* a proportion of students will sit the exam in the Jan sitting according to readiness

Theme: General Business RevisionP-D*- Remaining students to prepare for June sitting and complete any outstanding coursework