Level 3 Business Studies
Teacher in Charge: Ms R. Prasad
LEARNING ACTIVITIES: This course allows students to analyse how and why New Zealand businesses make operational and strategic decisions to operate in the national and global market. It allows them to plan and conduct investigations of real NZ businesses and their practices relating to human resource management and marketing planning.
The course prepares students for further tertiary study in Business, Marketing and/or Management and entering the workforce in related industry areas or becoming a self-employed entrepreneur.
Recommended Prior Learning
14 Level 2 English credits OR 14 Level 2 Business Studies credits are required as well as the ability to be innovative, creative and a problem-solver. Students who have studied 12BUS are encouraged to continue with 13BUS.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 17
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
It is the policy of Lynfield College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.