13 Business Studies (13BES)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Tamara Yuill Proctor

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Requirements

10 credits in a Level 2 language-rich subject

13 Business Studies

Build the young entrepreneur in you! This course gives you a broad understanding and practical experience of running your own business.

Course Components

  • You work in groups to form a company, undertake market research, produce a business plan, present a pitch on your business idea and sell your goods or service
  • There is the opportunity to take part in the Young Enterprise Scheme
  • As a budding entrepreneur, you will have the chance to make money while still at school
  • Develop skills such as problem-solving, co-operation, decision- making, negotiation, and communication
  • There is the option to explore some major NZ businesses and government organisations and their effect on the economy

Learning Areas:

Social Science

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Fee Registration - Optional

Description Type Value
Fee Registration Optional $35.00

Assessment Information Possible Credits External - 4 credits Internal - 15 credits UE Approved