All students will have the opportunity to study a business related subject here at Enfield Grammar School.

In year 7 you will learn about both Enterprise and Marketing where you will test your knowledge as part of a team in the Year 7 Enterprise Day.

In year 8 you will learn about personal finance and business plans. Teamwork and strategic thinking come into play in the Year 8 Enterprise Day.

In year 9 students will be introduced to GCSE subject content, giving them an insight into the GCSE and BTEC options we offer at Key stage 4.

At Key stage 5 we currently offer courses in Economics, Finance, as well as, BTEC courses at Levels 2 & 3.

The business department offer a range of options for students at both Key stage 4 and 5 whatever pathway you are looking to choose. In addition to this, we also offer a number of extra-curricular opportunities throughout key stage 4 & 5 including Young Enterprise.

In 2017 Enfield grammar was awarded the Young Enterprise, Centre of excellence award for Financial Education.

 

Key Stage 3

Year 7 Enterprise

  • Term 1 – Introduction to Enterprise
  • Term 2 – Marketing
  • Term 3 – Enterprise Project
  • Year 7 Enterprise Day

Year 8

  • Term 1 – Introduction to Personal Finance
  • Term 2 – Business Plans
  • Term 3 – Business Finance, Presentation Skills, Careers
  • Year 8 Enterprise Day

Year 9

  • Term 1 – Business Topic 1: Enterprise & Entrepreneurship
  • Term 2 – Business topic 2: Spotting a Business Opportunity
  • Term 3 – Putting a Business Idea into Practice

 

Key Stage 4

Year 10 

Edexcel GCSE Business 

Topic 1 – Investigating a Small Business

  • Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
  • Spotting a Business Opportunity
  • Putting a Business Idea into Practice
  • Making the Business Effective
  • Understanding External Influences on Business

BTEC Level 2 Tech Award in Enterprise

Component 1 – Exploring Enterprises, Internal Assessment

  • Examine the characteristics of enterprises
  • Explore how market research helps enterprises to meet customer needs and understand competitor behaviour
  • Investigate the factors that contribute to the success of an enterprise

Component 2 – Planning and Pitching an Enterprise Activity, Internal Assessment

  • Explore ideas and plan for a micro-enterprise activity
  • Pitch a micro-enterprise activity
  • Pitch a micro-enterprise activity

 

Year 11

Edexcel GCSE Business

Topic 2 – Building a Business

  • Growing the business
  • Making marketing decisions
  • Making product decisions
  • Making financial decisions
  • Making human resource decisions

BTEC Level 2 Tech Award in Enterprise 

  • Component 2 Continued – Planning and Pitching an Enterprise activity
  • Component 3 – Promotion and Finance for Enterprise (exam)

 

Further information:

Edexcel GCSE Business

Edexcel BTEC Level 2 Tech Award in Enterprise

 

Key Stage 5 – 6th Form

Year 12

AQA Economics

  • Micro – The operation of markets and market failure
  • Macro – The national economy in a global context

BTEC National Extended Cert & Diploma

  • Unit 1: Exploring a Business
  • Unit 3: Personal and Business Finance

BTEC National Diploma only 

  • Unit 6: Principles of Management
  • Unit 4: Managing an Event

BTEC Technical Level in Enterprise

  • Unit 1: The Business enterprise environment
  • Unit 2: Researching a concept for a new or revised product or service
  • Unit 3: Promoting and financing and Enterprise idea
  • Unit 4: Planning and Pitching an Enterprise idea

LIBF Certificate in Personal Finance

  • Unit 1: Financial capability for the immediate and short term
  • Unit 2: Financial capability for the Medium and Long term

 

Year 13

AQA Economics

  • Micro – The operation of markets and market failure
  • Macro – The national economy in a global context

BTEC National Extended Cert & Diploma 

  • Unit 2: Marketing Campaign
  • Unit 8: Recruitment and Selection Process

BTEC National Diploma only 

  • Unit 5: International Business
  • Unit 10: Recording Financial Transactions

LIBF Certificate in Personal Finance

  • Unit 1: Sustainability of an Individual Finances
  • Unit 2: Sustainability of the Financial Services Systems

 

Further information:

AQA – A level Economics (7135, 7136)

BTEC National Level 3 Business – Extended Certificate and Diploma

BTEC Technical Level 2 in Enterprise

LIBF Certificate in Personal Finance/Diploma in Personal Finance