S3 & S4 Business Education

The department delivers the SQA National 5 Business Management course. Full details of which can be found here.

Over the course of S3 and S4, pupils study the impact of business on society and the economy. Pupils learn about different types of business - from sole traders to multinationals and also aspects of the functional departments within organisations. Pupils will also have the opportunity to show creativity and flair as they engage in holistic projects to create concept products and design their own marketing campaigns.

The course provides a broad introduction to management and pupils also develop research and analysis skills as they complete the Coursework Assignment element of the course. National 5 candidates have the opportunity to progress to Higher Business Management.