BUS21F
This course requires 2 options.

BUSINESS STUDIES 21F - Full Year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Gallop

The aim of this course is to develop the knowledge and skills to run a small business.

In this course students will:
1. Get into small groups and set up their own business
2. Come up with an idea for a product
3. Conduct market research to find out if their product idea will sell
4. Use their own money to buy all the raw materials needed to make a product
5. Sell a product to the market and keep any profit



Future Possibilities
Level 3 Business Studies participating in the Young Enterprise Scheme or further studies in this field.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$15.00 print credit.

Recommended Prior Learning

None, however in some cases a conversation with the Teacher in Charge may be appropriate.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90848 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 2.6 - Carry out, review and refine a business activity within a community context with guidance
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 9
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90847 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 2.5 - Investigate the application of motivation theory in a business
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90846 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 2.4 - Conduct market research for a new or existing product
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 90845 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 2.3 - Apply business knowledge to a critical problem(s) in a given large business context
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 19
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 3