SUPPORTING YOUR LEARNING
 
Unit 8: Systems in Business
 
Your black revision book is very good for revising the business theory covered in this unit. The link below also has some revision theory quizzes.
 
Unit 9: Using ICT in Business
 
There is a CD at the back of your black revision book that you can use at home to practice the different business computer applications we have been using in class.
 
The following link will take you to some very good practical exercises to help you improve on using ICT in business: 
 
 
 This second link is useful for helping you to test your typing speed. The more you practise on this the faster you will get:
 
 
Unit 10: Investigating ICT in Business
 
 
SUPPORTING YOUR LEARNING
 
Unit 8: Systems in Business
 
Your black revision book is very good for revising the business theory covered in this unit. The link below also has some revision theory quizzes.
 
Unit 9: Using ICT in Business
 
There is a CD at the back of your black revision book that you can use at home to practice the different business computer applications we have been using in class.
 
The following link will take you to some very good practical exercises to help you improve on using ICT in business: 
 
 
 This second link is useful for helping you to test your typing speed. The more you practise on this the faster you will get:
 
 
Unit 10: Investigating ICT in Business
 
 
  

AQA Business & Communication Systems 

Coca-Cola Trip

 
GCSE Syllabus Content
 
 
The new AQA GCSE BCS qualification is designed to encourage students to consider the practical application of business and economic concepts. The units provide students with the opportunity to explore the theories and concepts in the context of events in the business and economic world.

It provides progression for those wishing to continue their studies to GCE Applied Business.

 Unit 8: Systems in Business
 
 
This unit introduces students to the importance of business and communication systems which contribute to the success of a business, in achieving its objectives. In particular, students will consider how ICT systems affect the way people work and how they can potentially improve communication both internally and externally.

Students will be encouraged to consider not only the benefits of ICT in the workplace, but also the potential risks relating to the health and safety of staff and the security of data.

 
Unit 9: Using ICT in Business
 
This unit introduces students to a range of software applications used to support each function of a business. It helps students to understand how a business can use software to capture, store, retrieve and analyse data so as to meet its requirements.
 
 
Unit 10: Investigating ICT in Business
 

This unit is a controlled assessment and assesses the subject content in Unit 9 Using ICT in Business. The work must be each students own individual response, produced under controlled conditions.

 
 

Revision Links

 

AQA Business & Communication Systems 

Coca-Cola Trip

 
GCSE Syllabus Content
 
 
The new AQA GCSE BCS qualification is designed to encourage students to consider the practical application of business and economic concepts. The units provide students with the opportunity to explore the theories and concepts in the context of events in the business and economic world.

It provides progression for those wishing to continue their studies to GCE Applied Business.

 Unit 8: Systems in Business
 
 
This unit introduces students to the importance of business and communication systems which contribute to the success of a business, in achieving its objectives. In particular, students will consider how ICT systems affect the way people work and how they can potentially improve communication both internally and externally.

Students will be encouraged to consider not only the benefits of ICT in the workplace, but also the potential risks relating to the health and safety of staff and the security of data.

 
Unit 9: Using ICT in Business
 
This unit introduces students to a range of software applications used to support each function of a business. It helps students to understand how a business can use software to capture, store, retrieve and analyse data so as to meet its requirements.
 
 
Unit 10: Investigating ICT in Business
 

This unit is a controlled assessment and assesses the subject content in Unit 9 Using ICT in Business. The work must be each students own individual response, produced under controlled conditions.

 
 

Revision Links

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Contact Details
Address: The Lawnfield, King Street, Newcastle, Co Down, BT33 0HD
Telephone: 028 437 26107   Fax: 028 437 26109
E Mail: info@shimna.newcastle.ni.sch.uk

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