Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 13

 

  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term


 

3.3 – Decision making techniques

  • Quantitative sales forecasting
  • Investment appraisal
  • Decision trees
  • Critical path analysis

In-class assessment (verbal and written questions)

Homework (timed exam questions)

Written assessment (short answer questions, and calculations)

3.5 –Assessing competitiveness

  • Interpretation of financial statements

4.1 – Globalisation (continued)

  • Protectionism
  • Trading blocs

4.2 – Global markets and business expansion

  • Conditions that prompt trade
  • Countries as markets and production locations
  • Reasons for global mergers or joint ventures
  • Global competitiveness
4.3 – Global marketing
  • Marketing
  • Niche markets

Spring Term

 

3.5 –Assessing competitiveness (continued)

  • Ratio analysis
  • Human resources

 

In-class assessment (verbal and written questions)

Homework (timed exam questions)

Written assessment (essay questions, and calculations)

 

3.6 – Managing change

  • Causes and effects of change
  • Key factors in change
  • Scenario planning

4.3 – Global marketing (continued)

  • Growth
  • Mergers and takeovers
  • Reasons for staying small
4.4 – Global industries and companies
  • The impact of multinational corporations
  • Ethics
  • Controlling multinational corporations

Summer Term

 

Paper three research theme (based on a market/industry that is pre-released by Edexcel)

 

 

*Final revision for exams

  • Paper three research theme (based on a market/industry that is pre-released by Edexcel)

     

     

    *Final revision for exams
  • In-class assessment (verbal and written questions)

 

 

Paper 3 mock exam