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Level 1 Business Studies

Course Title: Business Studies

Course NCEA Level(s): 1

Course Code: BUS101

Course Aim and Description:

The course aims to involve individual students and groups of people to organise, plan and act to create and develop goods and services to satisfy customers. The focus in Year 11 is on the challenges of operating a Small Business. A number of assessments will require students to work with Small Businesses and to be mentored by business owners.

Course Details:

Standards

Offered

AS / USInt /

Ext

Credit ValueTitle of Standard
90839ASExt4Apply business knowledge to an operational problem(s) in a given Small Business context
90840ASInt3Apply the Marketing Mix to a new or existing product or service
90841ASInt3Investigate aspects of Human Resource processes in a business
90842ASInt6Carry out and review a product-based business activity within a classroom context with direction
9677USInt3Participate in a group/team which has an objective
Total:19

Level 2 Business Studies

Course Title: Business Studies

Course NCEA Level(s): 2

Course Code: BUS201

Course Aim and Description:

At this level students develop their understanding of business theory and practices in a range of relevant contexts, through experiential as well as theatrical approaches to learning. The focus in Year 12 is on the challenges of operating a Large Business. A number of assessments will require students to work with large businesses and to be mentored by business owners. Students will also be provided with opportunities to visit large enterprises in the East Tamaki region and to work alongside professionals.

Course Details:

Standards

Offered

LevelAS / USInt /

Ext

Credit ValueTitle of Standard
908452ASExt4Apply business knowledge to a critical problem(s) in a given large business context
908462ASInt3Conduct Market Research for a new or existing product or service
908482ASInt9Carry out, review and refine a business activity within a community context with guidance
96772USInt3Participate in a group/team which has an objective
908472ASInt3Investigate the application of Motivation Theory in a business
Total:22

Level 3 Business Studies

Course Title: Business Studies

Course NCEA Level(s): 3

Course Code: BUS301

Course Aim and Description:

To demonstrate and understand the key concepts and values relating to business in a Global context that we hope will remain with our students long after they have left school. A number of assessments will require students to work with large businesses and to be mentored by business owners. Students will also be provided with opportunities to visit large enterprises in the community and to work alongside professionals.

Course Details:

Standards

Offered

LevelAS / USInt /

Ext

Credit ValueTitle of Standard
913813ASExt4Apply business knowledge to address a complex problem(s) in a given Global Business context
913823ASInt6Develop a Marketing Plan for a new or existing product or service
913843ASInt9Carry out, with consultation an innovative and sustainable business activity
96813USInt3This will be assessed during the planning and running of your business activity for AS91384
Total:21