Level 2 Business Studies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs N. Bastion

Internal Credits:  12            External Credits:  8

This course is focused on the internal and external factors which affect large New Zealand businesses. Students are offered the opportunity to be part of YES, the Young Enterprise Scheme designed to nurture young entrepreneurs. This course investigates a range of factors such as the impact of management styles, motivation theory, trade unions, culture of the business and takeovers. Specific and identifiable local and national businesses will be researched and how these businesses respond to internal and external factors will be considered.

Topics include: Internal operations, Critical problem solving, Market Research, Carry out a business activity in a community context.


$45 - Workbooks
$250 - 3 day field trip to Wellington


Level 1 Literacy and Numeracy


NB: All courses offered are subject to viable class numbers and staff availability.

Any Credits and Standards listed on courses are only a guideline.