Level 2 Business Studies
Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Woodland
This course covers business formation, function and management of a large business. Important ideas are developed in the classroom and also through links with the local business community.
The internal assessments are all research based and cover market research and motivation, as well as setting up and running a small Social Enterprise business to sell or provide a service to the local community, these businesses should be funded and all proceed going to a charity or good a cause in Lower Hutt.
This is the second step in a pathway to taking a Commerce subject at university, plus the entrepreneurial skills to help students start their own business.
Recommended Prior Learning
Reasonable success in Level 1 Business Studies or reasonable success in Level 1 English or at the discretion of the HOD.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Approximately $35.00. This covers all 6 assessments internal and external. We are grateful to families making voluntary payments to assist with course specific costs.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines