Business Management IB Standard

1. Qualification details

Qualification name Certificate in SL Business Management
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation International Baccalaureate
Course webpage
Course type Full time
Course start date 02 September 2020
Price £0.00
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

Topic 1: Business organisation and environment Topic 2: Human resource management Topic 3: Finance and accounts Topic 4: Marketing Topic 5: Operations management. The course gives students an appreciation of complex business activities. It considers the diverse range of business organisations and activities and the cultural and economic context in which business operates. Emphasis is placed on six core concepts: culture, ethics, globalization, innovation, strategy, change. Students are encouraged to create links between concepts, content and context, promoting a holistic overview of business activity.

3. Entry requirements

In addition to the Sixth Form matriculation requirements, students must have at least a grade 5 in a GCSE humanity. It would be an advantage to have at least a grade 6 in English Language.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

As with all IB subjects, this is a two year linear course with exams at the end (May of U6). There is also an Internal Assessment (coursework) worth 25% of the final grade. Examinations: Paper 1: Structured questions based on a pre-seen case study 35%.Paper 2: Structured questions based on stimulus material with a quantitative element 40%.Internal Assessment: Written commentary about a real issue or problem facing a particular organization 25%.

6. Venue

Name Anglo European School
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Phone 01277354018

7. Other dates and venues

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