Business Studies

Year 10

Topic: Unit 1 – Spotting a business opportunity
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: October 2015

Topic: Unit 1 – Showing enterprise
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: December 2015

Topic: Unit 1 – Putting a business idea into practice
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: February 2016

Topic: Unit 1 – Making the start-up effective
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: April 2016

Topic: Unit 1 – All topics
Assessment: Mock Examination
Dates: May 2016 to be confirmed

Topic: Unit 1 – Understanding the economic context
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: June 2016

Topic: Unit 3 – Meeting customer needs – Introducing Unit 3 and the Year 11 content
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: July 2016

Year 11

Topic: Unit 3 – People in business
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: October 2015

Topic: Unit 2 – Investigating Business ( Controlled Assessment Topic from Unit 1)
Assessment: Formal Edexcel Controlled Assessment – Controlled assessment 1
Dates: October 2015

Topic: Unit 1 and 3.2 and 3.4 of Unit 3
Assessment: Mock Examination
Dates: November 2015

Topic: Unit 3 – Effective financial management
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: December 2015

Topic: Unit 2 – Investigating Business ( Controlled Assessment Topic from Unit 1)
Assessment:  Formal Edexcel Controlled Assessment – Controlled Assessment 2
Dates: January 2016

Topic: Unit 3 – Marketing
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: February 2016

Topic: Unit 3 – Business and the wider world
Assessment: End of topic assessment. Regular practice exam questions related to subject content.
Dates: April 2016

Topic: Revision and final exam
Assessment: Final GCSE Examinations
Dates: June 2016 to be confirmed