Level 3 Business Studies

13BUS
Course Description

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.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91379 v2 Business Studies 3.1 - Demonstrate understanding of how internal factors interact within a business that operates in a global context
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91380 v2 Business Studies 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of strategic response to external factors by a business that operates in a global context
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91382 v2 Business Studies 3.4 - Develop a marketing plan for a new or existing product
3
I
6
Y
6r *
A.S. 91383 v2 Business Studies 3.5 - Analyse a human resource issue affecting businesses
3
I
3
Y
3r *
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
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.