Year 12

Autumn Term + Spring Half Term 1

BUSS1 – Planning and Financing a Business

Enterprise; generating and protecting business ideas; turning resources into goods and services; business plans; market research; types of business; raising finance; calculating costs and break-even analysis; cash flows and budgeting.

Spring Half Term 2 + Summer Term

BUSS2 – Managing a Business

Using budgets and cash flow; measuring and increasing profit; organisational structure and efficiency in the workplace; motivation of staff; operational decisions and the use of suppliers and technology; effective marketing and the marketing mix.