11BU1

11 Business Studies 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Farquhar

Students will:

Focus on small businesses
Develop the skills necessary to make informed and rational decisions about business matters
Investigate the internal and external factors affecting small business and use business knowledge to solve operational problems
Learn the skills necessary to market a new or existing product, and carry out and review a product-based business activity


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

11BU1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $20

Prerequisites

Completed 10AE1 or 10BU1 

OR HoF approval

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90842 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 1.6 - Carry out and review a product-based business activity within a classroom context with direction

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 7

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90840 v3
NZQA Info
Business Studies 1.4 - Apply the marketing mix to a new or existing product
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90838 v3
NZQA Info
Business Studies 1.2 - Demonstrate an understanding of external factors influencing a small business
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 5

Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90837 v2
NZQA Info
Business Studies 1.1 - Demonstrate an understanding of internal features of a small business
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11

Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 17
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 17
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0