Lesson 1 Business operations Download sample lesson above
Lesson 2 Working with suppliers
Lesson 3 Managing quality
Lesson 4 The sales process
Lesson 5 Business calculations
Lesson 6 Understanding business performance
Lesson 7 Assessment
There are 6 worksheets, 6 homework tasks, and an examination-style assessment test, each with answers included in this unit.
This integrated unit covers Topics 2.3 and 2.4 of the Edexcel 1BS0 Business specification content. The unit contains six thorough and engaging topics along with an assessment test that investigates and explores factors relating to making operational and financial business decisions.
The initial topics within the unit focus on issues relating to making operational decisions including an examination of the various production processes, and the impact of technology on production. The concepts of stock management and the role of procurement are covered, along with the principles of managing quality. The sales process is explored and the importance of providing good customer service analysed.
The final topics in the unit focus on the tools a business has at its disposal to support financial decision making. These topics require students to apply some basic numeracy skills in order to explore the concept, calculate and interpret gross and net profit, profit margins, and average rate of return. To consolidate learning, the use and interpretation of quantitative business data is analysed, and its use and limitations considered.
What's included in the toolkit?
The GCSE units have been written to satisfy the specification for the Edexcel 1BS0 Business GCSE. Each unit contains:
PowerPoint slides for each topic
Detailed lesson plans
Learning objectives and outcomes
Worksheets and homework activities with answers
End-of-unit, exam-style assessment test with answers
Other material and links to online resources
What people say...
Excellent resources and good to know they can be easily adapted/customised to your school. Very thorough with levelling and easy to understand especially for new 2014 curriculum.
Jamie Booth. Head of Department, St Michael's Prep School