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Business Studies GCSE at Greenshaw High School

Course description

This course is designed to give students an overview of key functions of any business. Students start by understanding what makes a business and later go on to look at the different areas within a large organisation. There is also an element of creativity linked to the course with students understanding how to set-up a business and the area of enterprise.


Course content

Starting a small business, Types of business, Enterprise, Marketing, Finance, People in Business, Production and External influences on business.



2 exams – one multiple choice and one extended answers (75%) ; 1 piece of Controlled Assessment project work.

Future opportunities

Students completing this course will have a well round understanding of real world issues which would aid them on any A-Level course and beyond. Many students choose particularly to study Business at more depth at a higher level. The course gives students a feel for employment opportunities outside of school as well.



Further information

To find out more about this course / qualification please contact us, or you can ask your school/college Careers Advisor.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Greenshaw High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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