S5/6 BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

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BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

HOMEWORK POLICY

S5/6 BUSINESS MANAGEMENT


Homework given

on a wee
k
ly basis. Pupils also research Scottish organisations and are given
an opportunity to do a presentation, verbal or written or using powerpoint, to the class on a
topical business event. Core notes and hom
ework past paper
,

type exercises are differentiated
at the Higher
/
Intermediate 2 level. Exemplar nabs are given as homework to assist pupils
to
pass the 3 internal assessments which they complete throughout the year.




Try to make sure that there are sui
table working conditions at home, e.g. away from
distractions such as the television.




Offer encouragement at all times. Take positive and active interest in your child’
s work
and examine the standard of work in jotters. If homework is unclear, remind ch
ild to
ask the teacher, parents can also contact the school.




Parents could introduce their child to the many resources available to help with
homework, e.g. library, internet etc which are useful for helping with projects. Visits to
museums which have sp
ecial events relevant to the subject could be helpful with
homework.




Encourage good presentation.




Insist that work of a poor standard is repeated




Sign homework




If your child is absent, check they have copied any notes which they
may

have missed
in clas
s.

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

HOMEWORK POLICY

S5/6 BUSINESS MANAGEMENT


Continued


LEVEL

DATE/MONTH

0F ISSUE


TIMESCALE


CONTENT OF TASK

Higher &
Intermediate

1 June

Weekly 1.30
hours

B
usiness in Contemporary Society:

Presentation by pupils to class.
Extended response questions and
case studies.

Past paper type
question used also. Pupils may also
be asked to do some research and
bring in topical business style
newspaper articles. These various
types of homework are used at least
weekly throughout the course


24 August

Weekly

1.30

hours

Busines
s Information and ICT



7 September

Weekly
1.30

hours

Decision Making in Business


21 September

Weekly

1.30

hours

Internal Organisations


28 September

Weekly

1.30

hours

Nab Exemplar Homework



5 October


Unit 1 NAB Assessment


19 October

Weekly

1.30


hours

BDA


Marketing and Operations


16 November

Weekly 1.30

hours

NAB Exemplar homework


23 November


Unit 2 NAB Assessment



30 November


Weekly 1.30

hours

BDA


Finance and Human Resource
Management


5 January

Weekly 1.30

hours

NAB Exemplar homewo
rk


11 January


UNIT 3 NAB Assessment


18 January


Revision for prelims
:

The weeks leading to S5/6 prelims
will include past paper case studies
and questions


1 February to
11 February



S5/6 Exams



22 February


SQA Revision:

Past papers and revision
for SQA
exams


26 April


SQA exams start