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Business Studies

The purpose of the Business Studies curriculum at The Howard School is:

  • to provide our students with the tools that they need to create their own business idea and have the confidence to become budding entrepreneurs (KS4)
  • to enable our students to understand how key business concepts can be broken down and applied to different business scenarios; giving our students a more in-depth understanding of how real businesses work. (KS4/5)
  • to inspire excitement through investigating strong business brands. (KS4/5)
  • to develop our students communication skills and confidence through business pitches and expressing their ideas.
  • to embrace the failure and risk that is evident in business to show resilience.
  • to encourage our students to explore the business world and understand the daily activities of corporate society. (KS5)
  • to give students the necessary skills to enter into the real world of business and to flourish.


Business Studies


Ms Ashbee Head of Business Studies
Ms Glaves Teacher of Business Studies
Mr Longe Head of Yr 9/Business Studies
Mr Wright-Hanson Teacher of Business Studies

Learning Journey

Learning Journey Business 1

Courses offered on Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5

Gcse bs

As and a level business 1

Btec level 3 national extended certificate in business 1


London Institute of Banking and Finance   Certificate in Finance 1

Reading Curriculum

Wider reading list for KS4 and KS5

Reading curriculum in class

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