L1 Business Studies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs H. Toft

Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of Year 10 Business Studies would be an advantage but is not compulsory.

The Level 1 Business Studies course provides an experiential program where students learn about marketing and have the opportunity to set up and run their own business. Each company creates their own product and brings this to a market day. Students will learn about business planning, marketing and operations, and develop a range of personal and business skills. Students will also gain an understanding of the basic economic principles of demand and supply.

Learning Areas:



L2 Accounting, L2 Business Studies

Business Studies can lead you on to accountancy; advertising; banking, investment and financial services; general management; human resources; management consultancy; retail management; sales and marketing.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Capital Investment for Start-up costs

Pathway Tags

Marketing Manager, Marketing Executive, Sales Manager, Banker, Market Researcher, Advertising, Sports Marketer, Events Manager, Teacher, Small Business Manager, Financial Analyst, Product Manager, Product Development, Human Resources Advisor, Recruitment Manager, Entrepreneur (in your own business), Journalist, Investment Banking, Retail Buying, Retail Management, Public Relations Officer, Bank Management, Distribution & Logistics Management, Insurance Underwriter, International Market Developer, Property Manager, Property Valuer, Property Developer


The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year