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The Business Studies Department at Oldbury Wells offers a both traditional and vocational courses. These are intended to meet the individual needs of the pupils opting for the subject at Key Stage 4 and 5. We aim to develop an understanding of business organisations and their role within the wider environment.

Pupils studying Business Studies at key stage 4 will learn about how business ideas come about.  They will investigate the skills required to be a successful entrepreneur and how new and innovative ideas help to develop the business.  They will learn about the concept of added value and study the main functions of business organisations: marketing, production, human resources, and finance. Read More...