Business Studies

 Head of Department:-

The goal of the Business Studies department is to allow students to:-

  • distinguish between facts and opinions, and evaluate qualitative and quantitative data in order to help build arguments and make informed judgements;

  • appreciate the perspectives of a range of stakeholders in relation to the environment, individuals, society, government and enterprise;

  • develop knowledge and understanding of the major groups and organisations within and outside business and consider ways in which they are able to influence objectives, decisions and activities;

  • develop knowledge and understanding of how the main types of business and commercial institutionsare organised, financed and operated and how their relations with other organisations, consumers, employees, owners and society are regulated;

  • develop skills of numeracy, literacy, enquiry, selection and employment of relevant sources of information, presentation and interpretation;

  • and develop an awareness of the nature and significance of innovation and change within the context of business activities.