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BUSINESS STUDIES KS4 REVISION PAGE

KS4 Revision Page

This is a really good starting point, or summary, that covers the basic questions for this subject. More specific materials are in the folders on our secure Revision page or have been given to students in lessons.

You have been given the password.

Please speak to your teachers for more information or contact sturnbull@wigstonmat.org.

Subject: GCSE Business
How are the exams structured?

 

2 exams worth 50% each

One is on theme 1 (year 10 work)

One is on theme 2 (year 11 work)

 

Each paper is divided into three sections:

Section A: 35 marks

Section B: 30 marks

Section C: 25 marks.

The paper will consist of calculations, multiple-choice, short-answer and extended-writing questions.

Questions in Sections B and C will be based on business contexts given in the paper.

Where can we find past papers etc? Specimen Assessment Materials are on Pearson Website:

https://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/GCSE/Business/2017/specification-and-sample-assessments/GCSE%20Business%20SAMs_WEB.pdf

What do we need to revise? Where should we start?

 

Revision lists have been given to all students for both exams

Start by RAGging your learning, revise the red subjects first that you are least confident with, then move on to the amber then green subjects.

Remember to revise the numerical techniques too as these will account for 10% of your marks.

What will we find in the subject folders on the secure site? These contain access to the PowerPoints used by your teachers in your lessons, as well as revision materials such as key terms, revision guide and past papers.
What are the most useful websites?

 

www.businessed.co.uk

www.senecalearning.com

www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/zpsvr82

Higher level website:

www.tutor2u.net