iGCSE Edexcel Business Studies

taught by Colin Wiggan ( BSc HONS)

Course description

The Edexcel International GCSE in Business Studies specification is assessed through a single examination. Covering business in the context of international markets and the United Kingdom, looking at topics such as marketing, accounting and Human Resources. The units covered are:

1. Business and the environment in which it operates

2. Human Resources

3. Accounting and finance

4. Marketing

5. Production


Please note: This course does not include exam registration. You will have to make your own exam arrangements. Your IQPlus tutor can help find an exam centre nearer the time. The school or college will charge a fee for hosting the exam. You may be able to take your exam at an IQPlus centre, which will incur an additional fee.

Colin Wiggan ( BSc HONS)
Colin Wiggan ( BSc HONS)
Senior Teacher

Course Curriculum

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lesson 1 : Business Activity
Business Activity
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lesson 2: Business Objectives
Business Objectives
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lesson 3: Types of business Organisation part 1
Types of business organisation part 1
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lesson 4: Types of business organisation part 2
Types of business organisation part 2
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lesson 5: Multinational Companies
Multinational Companies
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lesson 6: Factors affecting choice of organisation
Factors affecting choice of organisation
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Lesson 7: Factors of Production
Factors of Production
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lesson 8: Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Sectors
Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Sectors
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lesson 9: Business Location
Business Location
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lesson 10: Government Objectives & Influence
lesson 10 Government influence
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lesson 11: International Trade and Exchange Rates
lesson 11 International Trade and Exchange Rate
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lesson 12: External Influences
lesson 12 External Influences
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lesson 13: Judging Success
lesson 13 Judging success
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lesson 14 Organisational structure
lesson 14 organisational structure
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lesson 15 Communication
lesson 15 Communication
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lesson 16 Recruitment
lesson 16 Recruitment, selection and legislation
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lesson 17 Training
lesson 17 Training
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lesson 18 Motivation
lesson 18 Motivation and Rewards
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lesson 19 Sources of Finance
lesson 19 sources of finance
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lesson 20 Cash Flow
lesson 20 cash flow
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lesson 23 Breakeven
lesson 23 breakeven analysis
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lesson 24 Financial Documents
lesson 24 financial documents
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lesson 25 Accounts and Ratio Analysis
lesson 25 Accounts and ratio analysis
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lesson 26 Budgets
lesson 26 budgets
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lesson 27 The Market and Marketing
Lesson 27 The Market
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lesson 28 Pricing Strategy
Lesson 28 Pricing Strategy
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Lesson 29 Promotion
lesson 29 promotion
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lesson 30 Place
lesson 30 place
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Lesson 31 Product
lesson 31 product
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Lesson 32 Strategy
lesson 32 strategy
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Lesson 33 Market Research
lesson 33 market research
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lesson 34 Economies of Scale
lesson 34 economies of scale
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Lesson 36 Quality
lesson 36 Quality
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