You will learn about the following content:
Examination (100%) – There are 2 exam papers with a mixture of multiple choice, short answer questions and extended answer questions:
Paper 1: Business activity, marketing and people (1 hour and 30 minutes, 50% of your total GCSE)
Paper 2: Operations, finance and influences on business (1 hour and 30 minutes, 50% of your total GCSE)
Financial skills learned will help students to manage their own finances as they become employed and need to organise their spending, borrowing and budgeting.
Entrepreneurs from all around the world have made a big difference to the economy, environment, ethics, innovation and technological development. Examples of economic links: Making informed decisions about the choice and implementation of new products, the impacts of economic changes on small businesses (e.g. changes to business taxation).