Curriculum Intent Statement
Curriculum statement: Business Enterprise
‘Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won’t, so that you can spend the rest of your life like most people can’t’ - Anon
| Business Enterprise is the past, the present and the future. Business Studies and Enterprise prepares the students for the competitive world of employment by introducing them to the concepts of business and enterprise, as well as the logistics and ICT software programmes that students will need to use in their everyday work life. By incorporating skill sets from every department, from Maths and English, through to History and Psychology, Business Enterprise allows the students of NUSA an insight into their future in a way that no other subject does. |
| Business studies is a dynamic, millennium relevant subject providing the very highest in career focused intervention. During their time studying Business Enterprise, students are taught the following: |
| A qualification in Business studies will open doors to interviews and opportunities in every possible avenue of enterprise. Business Enterprise is an outstanding addition to any student’s curriculum vitae and in many cases the course can be a life changing experience. |
In order to achieve the very best possible outcomes, Business Studies is committed to providing students with extra-curricular support after school, specifically tailored resources and teaching from practitioners with experience and qualifications in business and enterprise. Pupils have the opportunity to attend Entrepreneurship challenge days run by the University of Nottingham and compete with other schools. We also offer pupils intervention and extra support through their Creative iMedia course afterschool.