Business Studies BTEC gives the opportunity to develop knowledge of, and skills needed to excel in the world at work. From investigating different types of business ownership through to how finances are managed, as well as building employability skills by means of carrying out a range of practical activities.

These skills will be the best preparation for learners who want to go onto to study Business Studies at Level 3 BTEC and beyond.

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Teaching staff:

Mr S Bright 

KS4 Course Title

Btec Business First Award

KS4 Exam Board and Course Number

Edexcel/ Pearson

Coursework and Exam Percentages

75% Coursework

25% Online Test 

KS4 Course Details:

BTEC Business consists of 4 units of work to be completed. The units look at different aspects of a business environment. Pupils compile a portfolio of evidence which is then assessed. The online test is focused around Finance 

KS4 Number of lessons per week:

2 per week

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