To promote independent learning through student led activities and also with the use of external resources to embed the learning objectives of each lesson curriculum key stage 4 – all business year 10 modules: unit 1 introduction to business, unit 2 controlled assessment year 11 modules: unit 3 building a. Here is a power point of everything they need to do step by step, feel free to use it. If students opt to study btec business, they will sit one external examination and complete three pieces of written coursework the students will focus on existing businesses and have the opportunity to explore and develop their own ideas for a product or service gcse involves one controlled assessment and two. Edexcel gcse business controlled assessment teacher support book 2012. Follow 1 18-10-2010 00:18 hi, i have done 2h 15 of my business studies controlled assessment, and we get 3 hours altogether i've done about 2500 words of writing overall, and what we have to write about is our business that we have made a plan for, such as analyzing research, talking about local. Business it explores the activities of business and the reasons for success or failure it encourages candidates to appreciate that businesses must operate within assessment • all controlled assessment tasks will be set by aqa • tasks will be replaced each year and will only be available for one assessment opportunity.
Activity: research and answer questions 1-4 across the page they will help you to understand the nature of ca and also identify ways in which you can find out information some early planning your ca will involve you finding out information the question you will have to answer is likely to be linked to an actual business. Finance this section builds upon the work of unit 1 and considers how the methods of expansion and objectives of larger businesses might differ from smaller businesses students will be preparing their write-up of this controlled assessment element and will be researching social enterprise activities in the local area. Unit 2 – growing as a business written paper (1 hour) 60 marks/35% plus controlled assessment unit 3 – investigating businesses 40 marks/25% and gcse business studies (short course) 4131 setting up a business (section 31) assessed by unit 13 – business start up written paper (1 hour) 40 marks/ 50.
Unit 1: investigating how businesses work: controlled assessment students select two contrasting businesses – local and national - to research students complete a task based on their chosen businesses the research /investigation will take approximately eight curriculum weeks (a maximum of 24 hours) the final write. Candidates should spend up to 16 hours on one of the two controlled assessment 1 this assessment will be changed every year please check on ocr interchange that you have the controlled assessment material valid for the appropriate assessment b) on how they might develop and market their business ideas. Appendix 1 - controlled assessment risk management policy risk management version 1 page 1 issued: april 2016 risks and issues possible remedial action staff forward planning action timetabling controlled assessment schedule clashes with other activities plan/establish priorities well ahead.
This unit is a controlled assessment unit the work must be each candidate's own individual response and must be produced under controlled conditions the students will be set a research task based on one of the topics they have studied and they will have to write a report, recommending improvements to the business. Business studies head of department: mrs m o'rawe department aim in line with the school's mission the department's aim is give all learners' access to an inclusive curriculum appropriate to gcse business students will sit unit 1 exam in the summer of year 11 controlled assessment (worth 20% of final mark.
Business studies controlled assessment is worth 25% of the overall gcse course it will take place in jan & feb (year 12) students will conduct 12 hours of complete one task that includes the following: part a research and viewpoints part b justification part c planning part d practical activity part e evaluation. Thus, in gcse business and vcert in business and enterprise activities include: it is a semi-vocational alternative to aqa business as it has three pieces of coursework and one exam – all equally weighted unit 2 - marketing for business and enterprise – controlled assessment exam (5 hours sat in exam conditions.
Assessment the course is assessed with the two written terminal exam papers paper 1 influences of operations and hrm on business activity this paper examines: business in the real world assessment students will undertake a practice controlled assessment, including undertaking the research and written report.
Submitting your coursework and controlled assessment marks 7 february 2018 update about the process of submitting your marks to us for edexcel gcse business unit 2 and applied gcse business units 1 and 3 (controlled assessment. Details of controlled assessments/coursework: year 11 mock exam focus: literature paper 1 and paper 2 useful revision sites/recommended revision guides: new resources are being made available all the time we recommend revision sites such as gcse bitesize and cgp guides for the 2017 exam.
1 introduction controlled assessment replaces coursework at gcse level the jcq guidelines issued in september 2011 define controlled assessment as “a form of business and communication systems child development english english literature geography graphic products french health and social care. You will study a range of activities, one of which must be a game 1 team activity 1 individual activity 1 team or individual activity (students will have the opportunity to participate in many sports and select their top scores) students submit one controlled assessment unit counting towards 60% of their final grade. Unit 2 – investigating small business controlled assessment assessmentstudents will sit two exam papers at the end of the course (year 11) which form the overall assessment paper 1 influences of operations and hrm on business activity (50%) paper 2: influences of marketing and finance on business activity (50%.