Business provides opportunities for students
to develop business knowledge and skills to
contribute meaningfully to society, the
workforce and the marketplace and prepares
them as potential employees, employers,
leaders, managers and entrepreneurs.
Students investigate the business life cycle,
develop skills in examining business data
and information and learn business
concepts, theories, processes and strategies
relevant to leadership, management and
entrepreneurship. They investigate the
influence of, and implications for, strategic
development in the functional areas of
finance, human resources, marketing and
Students use a variety of technological,
communication and analytical tools to
comprehend, analyse, interpret and
synthesise business data and information.
They engage with the dynamic business
world (in both national and global contexts),
the changing workforce and emerging digital
Schools devise assessments in Units 1 and 2 to suit their local context.
In Units 3 and 4 students complete four summative assessments. The results from each of the
assessments are added together to provide a subject score out of 100. Students will also receive
an overall subject result (A–E).