Business Studies at Key Stage 4:
Students can opt to take Business Studies in years 10 and 11.
Exam board course details: Edexcel GCSE in Business Studies (2BS01)
Students will also have the opportunity to partake in the Young Enterprise scheme in which they will be part of a team that builds and runs their own company.
Assessment at GCSE:
Unit 1 – Introduction to small business – 45 min multiple choice exam – 25% of GCSE
Unit 3 – Building a business – 1 hr 30 min written exam– 50% of GCSE
Unit 2 – Controlled assessment– 25% of GCSE