Curriculum Outline

Year 9

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Business in the Real World:

Why Businesses exist

Enterprise

Business ownership structures

Business in the Real World:

Setting aims and objectives

Stakeholders

Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Business in the Real World:

Business location

Business planning

Expanding a business

Human Resources

Introduction to HR

Organisational Structures

Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Human Resources

Recruitment and selection of employees

Human Resources

Motivating employees

Training

 

Year 10

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Influences on Business

Legal

Technology

Ethical

Environmental

Unemployment & consumer spending

Influences on Business

Interest rates

Competition

Globalisation

Exchange rates

Risks in Business

Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Human Resources

Organisational Structures

Recruitment and selection of employees

Human Resources

Motivating employees

Training

Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Business in the real world Business in the real world

Year 11

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Controlled assessment Business basics extended

Business ownership

Aims & Objectives

Business Planning

Stakeholders

Location

Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Marketing extended

People in Business extended

Operations Management extended

Finance extended

Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Examination preparation

 

Curriculum Outline

Year 9

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Unit 3: Promoting a brand

Assignment 1 – Branding & Promotion

Unit 3: Promoting a Brand

Assignment 1 – Branding & Promotion

 

Branding project

Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Unit 8: Recruitment, selection and employment

Assignment 2 – Job Roles and Functions in Business

Unit 8: Recruitment, selection and employment

Assignment 3 – Recruitment and Job Application

Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Unit 1: Enterprise in the business world

Assignment 3 – Investigating the Business Environment

Unit 1: Enterprise in the business world

Assignment 3 – Investigating the Business Environment

 

Year 10

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Unit 1: Enterprise in the business world

Assignment 4 – Business Planning

Unit 1: Enterprise in the business world

Assignment 4 – Business Planning

Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Unit 8: Recruitment, selection and employment

Assignment 5 – Recruitment & Selection

Unit 8: Recruitment, selection and employment

Assignment 5 – Recruitment & Selection

Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Unit 3: Promoting a Brand

Assignment 6 – Developing and Promoting My Brand

Unit 3: Promoting a Brand

Assignment 6 – Developing and Promoting My Brand

Year 11

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Unit 2: Business Finance

Costs

Revenue & Profit

Break even

Budgeting

Cash flow forecasting

Financial Statements – Income Statements (Profit and Loss Accounts)

Financial Statements – Balance Sheets

Business Success

Examination preparation

Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Completion of Unit 3 Assignment 6: Promoting a Brand Operations Management extended

Finance extended

Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Completion of any outstanding assignment work  NA