Business

Curriculum Mapping Document

Year

Term

Curriculum

Assessment

10

Autumn 1

Introduction to Business,  Nature of business activity, Business opportunities, Scale of business activity, Interdependent business

Coke Zero and trend

Autumn 2

Providing goods and services, Private and public sector, Resources, Business enterprise, Business plans, Aims and objectives

Suzie’s jewellery

Spring 1

Stakeholders, Business ownership, Business growth

Topic 1 assessment

Spring 2

Business growth

Poundland and Steinhoff

Summer 1

Business location, Technology, Business ethics

Ed’s Sofa store

Summer 2

Business ethics, Environmental influences, Economic influences

Paper 1 mock exam

11

Autumn 1

Economic influences, Globalisation, Legislation, Methods of production, Quality, Supply chain, Sales process

Changing times at D&C Ltd

Samsung’s Galaxy note 7

Autumn 2

Identifying and understanding customers, Market research, Marketing mix

Whitbread’s product portfolio

Spring 1

Recruitment, Training, Motivation, Organisation structures, sources of finance, Revenue and costs

West Norfolk Farms Ltd

Spring 2

Income statements, Cash flow, Financial performance

Rio’s smoothie bar

Summer 1

Revision

 

Summer 2

 

 

12

Autumn 1

Theme 1: Marketing and People

Theme 2: Managing business activities introduction to resource management, Productivity and efficiency, Production methods, Capacity utilisation, Stock control

Bridging work,  

Theme 2: Brennan’s Bakery Data response – Stock control

Autumn 2

Theme 1: Marketing and People

Theme 2: Managing business activities Quality management, Economic influences, Legislation, Competitive environment

Theme 2: Resource management, Forbes bricks

 

Spring 1

Theme 1: Marketing and People

 Theme 2: Managing business activities Introduction to finance, Sources of finance – Internal and External,  Limited and unlimited liability, Business planning  and Cash flow forecasts, Sales forecasts, Sales, revenue and costs

Theme 2: Fevertree

Spring 2

Theme 1: Marketing and People

Theme 2: Managing business activities Breakeven, Budgets, Profit, Liquidity

Theme 2: SAM Paper 2 Qu2, Prickly Plc

Summer 1

Theme 1: Marketing and People

Theme 2: Managing business activities Liquidity, Business failure

Theme 3: Business decisions & strategy

Corporate objectives, Corporate strategy

Theme 2 – mock paper

Summer 2

Theme 3: Business decisions & strategy

Porter Generic strategies, Ansoff matrix

Theme 4: Global business

Theme 3: Sainsbury’s strategic decisions

13

Autumn 1

Theme 3: Business decisions & strategy

SWOT analysis, External influences in business, Business growth

Theme 4: Global business

Theme 3 – Rise of 25p stores

Autumn 2

Theme 3: Business decisions & strategy

Business growth, Mergers and Takeovers, Why businesses stay small, Corporate influences, Stakeholders

Theme 4: Global business

Theme 3 – Tenpole Travel, Stay Small

Spring 1

Theme 3: Business decisions & strategy

Business ethics, Causes of change

Theme 4: Global business

Y13 Mock exam – Paper 1 and Paper 2

Spring 2

Theme 3: Business decisions & strategy

Causes of change, Key factors in change, Scenario planning, Human resources, Sales forecasting

Theme 4: Global business

Theme 3: Research theme related case study

Summer 1

Theme 3: Business decisions & strategy

Sales forecasting, Decision trees, Critical path analysis, Investment appraisal, Financial statements, Ratio analysis

Theme 4: Global business

Theme 3 - Critical path exam question, June 2017 Paper 3 Qu2d

Summer 2

 

Revision sessions in preparation for exams