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Cookstown High School, Cookstown

Overview

 

Business Studies is possibly the most dynamic subject on the curriculum.  Each lesson is associated with what is happening in the economy/country/world today.  It is made up of Macroeconomics (looking at business as part of the economy) and microeconomics (looking at the internal function of business).

If you have an interest in Business and current affairs then Business studies could be the course for you.

In Business studies we prepare students for university life, promoting independent learning through research and encouraging presentations where possible to develop skills with confidence. 

Various teaching resources are used from up to date text books to an array of IT resources.

Business Studies fits particularly well with subjects such as IT, maths, languages, art and technology.

Assistance is available throughout the course from business studies teachers, the learning resources centre and a list of helpful websites.

For further information follow this link http://www.ccea.org.uk/business_studies/

 

News

13th Feb 2019
For a team from Cookstown High School getting to the semi-final of Student Investor...
 
 
 
6th Feb 2019
A big thanks to Aaron and Sabrina from ‘Aarons Gym Cookstown’, who today...
 
 
 
31st Jan 2019
A team of 4 year 14 students, Callum, John, Jack and Robert,  have made it to...
 
 
 
28th Jan 2019
Gillian Anderson, a representative from the Bank of England, came to Cookstown High...
 
 
 
16th Oct 2018
It looks like Mrs Foster will be a force to be reckoned with this year in the Student...
 
 
 
9th Oct 2018
The Business Studies department is running the Student Investor Challenge 2018/19. ...
 
 
 
26th Oct 2016
Student Investor Challenge is an online competition run by the Business Studies department. ...
 
 
 
26th Mar 2015
As part of our AS level Business Studies, we got the chance to start up a mini enterprise...