Business Studies

Year group


Term 1a

Term 1b

Term 2a

Term 2b

Term 3a

Term 3b


Introduction to Business and Finance





Introduction to Enterprise, Entrepreneurs


Investigate small business ideas

LIBF Unit 1: Personal Finance including Budgeting, Tax, Financial products and services

LIBF Unit 1: Including external exam. Personal Finance including financial and non financial goals

LIBF Unit 2:

The role of the Government and the Economic Cycle

LIBF Unit 2: Including external exam. Personal Finance, the personal life cycle, managing debt, tax

LIBF resits and revision



Edexcel BTEC Tech Award Enterprise





Unit 2: Create a realistic Business Plan for a business based on research and evaluation

Unit 2: Prepare for and Pitch an idea for a Business Plan



Unit 2: Review/Evaluate the idea/pitch and plan

Unit 3: Promotion and Finance for Enterprise


External Exam 13/05/2020 PM

Unit 1: Part B: Explore how market research helps enterprises to meet customer needs and understand competitor behaviour

Unit 1 Part B complete and preview part C



GCSE Edexcel Business Studies





Methods of business growth


Sources of Finance


Aims and objectives


Globalisation and International Trade

Ethics and the Environment


Production Process including Quality




Bar Gate Stock Diagrams



Managing Quality


The sales process


Organisational Structures

Effective Communication


Different ways of working


Recruitment Selection and Training


Target setting and Motivation



Exam Technique



Exam Technique


Final Exams

Please click on this link to access further information about the GCSE Business specification - GCSE Business

Curriculum Overview

Please click on the links below to access an overview of the Business curriculum at Saint Edmund Arrowsmith:

GCSE Business Pupil and Parent Guide
GCSE Business Curriculum Map