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  • Business & Enterprise from Year 9
    Y8/9 Options Assembly January 2011
  • What I will talk to you about..
    • What we can offer you…
    • What course do you want to do…
    • Who we work with (Visits & Speakers)
    • Why should I choose Business?
    • Where to get more information
    • Small Competition!!
  • What we can offer you…
    • Develop business / enterprise skills like communication, team work and a “can do attitude”. Encourage appropriate work related thinking andbuild on your personal qualitiestoincrease confidence.
    • Complete, nationally recognised qualifications that offer students the option ofcontinued study at a higher level together with improved employment opportunities.
    • Flexible and practical methods of studying for qualifications (Reports, Presentations, Talks, Coursework, Exams, Tests, Leaflets, Brochures, Quizzes, Internet, Research, Books, News etc)
    • Opportunitiesto take part in plenty of outside school visits, trips, competitions, events, enterprise activities and conferences.
    • 24 / 7 help, advice, assignments, information, links, revision, activities, quizzes, competitions, news available via our teacher websites like –www.mrcoakley.com
    • Extra help and support via after school clubs, an email contact page on our website / VLEor through our pages on Facebook and Twitter.
  • 2Fantastic Choices…
  • Who do we work with (Visits & Speakers)
    …and many many more!
  • Why Business? What can it lead to?
    Legal services
    Leisure, sport and tourism
    Logistics and transport
    Manufacturing and processing
    Natural resources and the environment
    Publishing, media and performing arts
    Sales, retail and buying
    Scientific services
    Advertising, marketing and PR
    Animal and plant resources
    Arts, design and crafts
    Construction and property management
    Counselling, social and guidance services
    Education, teaching and lecturing
    Finance and management consultancy
    Health care
    Hospitality and events management
    Human resources and employment
    IT, economics, statistics and management services
    Information services
    Insurance and pensions and actuarial work
    Law enforcement and public protection
    Why wouldn’t you choose Business?!
  • More Information?
    Want to know a little more? Got questions?
    • Speak to us! Mr Coakley (B3), Mr Edwards (B1) or Mr Thompson (B4)
    • Visit one of our websites like www.mrcoakley.com
    • Go to Options Evening
    Thank-you for Listening
  • Win a £20 Voucher OF YOUR CHOICE!
    NAME 2 places you might get to visit on a Business Course?
    What is the full address of Mr Coakley’swebsite?
    Name BOTH Business Courses?
    How many GCSEs do you gain by doing the BTEC Business course?
    Name 3 Teachers from the Business Department?
    Make sure your answers, name and tutor group are on the back of this quiz sheet. Return it to me or Mr Edwards or Mr Thompson in B1, B3 or B4 by Friday.
    We’ll find you to collect your prize if you are the lucky one drawn out of the hat at the end of Friday!