Business Studies

Business studies is offered for the first time at KS4 as an option subject. We deliver business studies as a BTEC qualification.

 BTEC grading is different from GCSE’s but the grades are equivalent to those shown.  Pass (C), Merit (B) or Distinction (A).

 The course consists of 4 units studied over the two years;

 3 units internally assessed

–       Enterprise in the business world

–       Promoting a brand

–       Recruitment, selection and employment

1 unit externally assessed

–        Finance for business (1 hour computer exam)

 Results in business studies have been impressive since we started the BTEC;

 2012

100 % Pass rate (A to C) including 48% achieving Distinction* (A*)

 2011

100 % Pass rate (A to C) including 45% achieving Distinction* (A*)

Trips

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Updated 2014

Performance

“The school is led with a clear sense of direction and ambition”.

[Ofsted 2017]