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Unit One AQA 6131 Revision Materials

Unit One AQA 6131 Revision Materials

These are my revision notes for Unit 1 of the AQA legacy paper. Updated versions are available to purchase as well for the new specification but these notes provide a good basic outline of many topic areas.

By dazzan74

What is Sources of Finance all about?

What is Sources of Finance all about?

The latest in the series of resources designed to help students with Learning Support needs better understand the basics of GCSE Business Studies. This topic looks at the many different sources of finance available to a business.

By dazzan74

What is Ratio Analysis all about?

What is Ratio Analysis all about?

The final element of this package of notes designed to assist the understanding of finance for learning support students of GCSE Business Studies. These notes look at the five key ratios that students are required to know and use for the OCR exam. It breaks them down into easy to understand elements and builds up student confidence about how to use the figures!

By dazzan74

What are Sole Traders and Partnerships All About?

What are Sole Traders and Partnerships All About?

A worksheet designed to help GCSE students of Business Studies to gain a solid grounding in this key topic area. It looks at why people decide to establish themselves as an unlimited business and examines the pros and cons of such a decision.

By dazzan74

What is Profit and Loss All About?

What is Profit and Loss All About?

The next title in this series, aimed at Learning Support students of GCSE Business Studies. This worksheet looks at the Trading, Profit and Loss Account. It considers how the account is constructed and examines the different elements in detail.

By dazzan74

What is Cash Flow all about?

What is Cash Flow all about?

Another in the series of Learning Support materials aimed specifically at students of GCSE Business Studies. This worksheet looks at the role of the Cash Flow in Business. It examines how a cash flow is constructed and the main differences between cash and profit.

By dazzan74

What are Balance Sheets all about?

What are Balance Sheets all about?

The penultimate worksheet in this series of financial notes targeted at learning support students of GCSE Business Studies. This worksheet looks at that most challenging of subject areas....the Balance Sheet. It trys to break it down into simple stages that will enable a deeper understanding by the pupil.

By dazzan74

Location Decisions

Location Decisions

A sorting activity for the different factors that influence where a business locates itself, depending on whether it is a manufacturer, retailer, service sector or operating in an International market.

By igcsebusteacher88

What is Price Elasticity all about?

What is Price Elasticity all about?

The latest in the series of learning support materials aimed at students of GCSE Business Studies. This unit looks at the area of Price Elasticity of Demand. It considers the meaning of the results and shows students how to calculate percentage change.

By dazzan74

Break-Even Analysis Handbook + Presentation

Break-Even Analysis Handbook + Presentation

This is a handbook that I have produced includes the basic background information on break-even analysis and some exciting tasks for learner's to engage in and complete. Attached with it is a presentation that accompanies it. This should be enough material to cover 2 lessons. Ideal for GCSE students. Enjoy!

By gohar_khan

What are Franchises All About?

What are Franchises All About?

Another one in the series of worksheets designed to help the understanding of GCSE Business Studies students. This topic looks at the concept of the franchise and how it offers many entrepreneurs a chance to operate a business but without all of the risks!

By dazzan74

What is Break Even all about?

What is Break Even all about?

Another in the series of resources aimed at helping learning support students in their studies of GCSE Business Studies. This worksheet looks at Break Even Analysis.

By dazzan74

What are Costs and Revenues all about?

What are Costs and Revenues all about?

The latest in the series of resources designed to aide student understanding of complex GCSE Business Studies concepts. This worksheet examines the concepts of costs and revenues, looking at fixed and variable costs and how businesses have to estimate their initial figures.

By dazzan74

Business and the International Economy

Business and the International Economy

A diagram used to visually organise information on the benefits and drawbacks of globalisation and operating as a multi-national company. Also including the impact of exchange rates on businesses who import and export goods and services.This could be used as a revision activity, as a starter, plenary or main activity. It could also be blown into A3.

By igcsebusteacher88

What is Supply and Demand all about?

What is Supply and Demand all about?

The latest in the series of marketing notes designed for GCSE Business Studies students. They are primarily intended for learning support departments but maybe of use wider afield. This topic looks at the area of Supply and Demand Curves.

By dazzan74

Unit 6 iGCSE: External Influences

Unit 6 iGCSE: External Influences

Diagrams to help students visually organise their notes on Unit 6: External Influences on Business Activity. It follows the iGCSE syllabus but would topics would be suitable for other exam boards. The topics include: 1. Government Objectives and Policies 2. Environmental and ethical issues 3. Business and the international economy Could be used as a revision activity, or as a starter/ plenary depending on teacher preference.

By igcsebusteacher88

Unit 4 iGCSE  Study Maps: Operations Management

Unit 4 iGCSE Study Maps: Operations Management

Diagrams to help students visually organise their notes on Unit 4: Operations Management1. Production of goods and services 2. Costs, scale of production and break-even analysis.3. Achieving quality production4. Location DecisionsCould be used as a revision activity, or as a starter/ plenary depending on teacher preference.

By igcsebusteacher88

Environmental and ethical issues

Environmental and ethical issues

A diagram used to visually organise information on how business activity can impact the environment, including the notion of externalities. Also included is the issues concerning pressure group activity, ethical decisions and financial penalties that can be enforced. This could be used as a revision activity, as a starter, plenary or main activity. It could also be blown into A3.

By igcsebusteacher88

Government Economic Objectives and Policies

Government Economic Objectives and Policies

A diagram used to visually organise information on the different types of government objectives that would be set and government policies that will influence a business and consumer spending. This could be used as a revision activity, as a starter, plenary or main activity. It could also be blown into A3.

By igcsebusteacher88

Balance sheets

Balance sheets

A diagram used to visually organise information on income statements, all key terms associated with the balance sheet and all calculations that they may need to know. Also included is an activity where students have to complete a balance sheet and compare between two years worth of data.Liquidity Ratios that are linked to the balance sheet are included also, with an opportunity for students to perform ratio calculations.This could be used as a revision activity, as a starter, plenary or main activity. It could also be blown into A3.

By igcsebusteacher88

Unit 5 iGCSE Study : Finance

Unit 5 iGCSE Study : Finance

Diagrams to help students visually organise their notes on Unit 5: Financial Information and financial decisions. It follows the iGCSE syllabus but would topics would be suitable for other exam boards. The topics include:1. Business Finance: needs and sources2. Cash flow forecasting and working capital3. Income Statements 4. Balance sheets and analysis of accounts5. Also included Sources of Finance BingoCould be used as a revision activity, or as a starter/ plenary depending on teacher preference.

By igcsebusteacher88

Calculating Depreciation Stright Line Method

Calculating Depreciation Stright Line Method

These presentation slides can be used to teach this concept of depreciation and how it is calculated or they can be handed to students to form useful notes which they could use. There is an activity included in these slides which students can complete.

By beebusinessbee1

Calculating Depreciation - Reducing Balance Method

Calculating Depreciation - Reducing Balance Method

This presentation can be delivered by the teacher using it to explain the concept of reducing balance method of depreciation or it can be printed off and handed to students who are then able to use these as notes and complete the activities that are included.

By beebusinessbee1

BTEC BUSINESS L3 Developing a Marketing Campaign Study Guide

BTEC BUSINESS L3 Developing a Marketing Campaign Study Guide

Firstly, if you choose to download my resource(s), please take the time to leave a rating (as I know most of don't really bother) - I do really value your feedback! ****** A MUST HAVE FOR THE UNIT 2 EXAM! ******I created this resource for BTEC Level 3 Business Studies course (Unit 2 Developing a marketing campaign), but it could be used for any exam board. It is an independent study guide for students to use while preparing for their exam. Essential information to reach top grades. Will help students to understand how to tackle research and what they should for part a. Contains: * Exam Advice and Guidance * How will I be assessed? * Revision Checklist2* What to do now? - Research Log Grid - Tick Sheet * What should be in/How do I create a marketing campaign? * Revision Review Questions!*** Coming Soon: Full Revision Notes! BY WEDNESDAY 12th (Due to Technical Issues)!*************************************************************************************************************************** If you have any queries, questions or concerns, then please email thomassaunders00@gmail or alternatively write a comment describing your needs, where I will be happy to help!***** Be sure to follow me, to keep update with my most recent uploaded resources! *****

By AllRoundResources

Achieving Quality Production

Achieving Quality Production

A diagram used to visually organise information on different methods to ensure quality goods and services, such as quality control, assurance and total quality management. The benefits and drawbacks of each method and the different trade marks that businesses can apply for.This could be used as a revision activity, as a starter, plenary or main activity. It could also be blown into A3.

By igcsebusteacher88

Costs, scale of production and break-even

Costs, scale of production and break-even

A diagram used to visually organise information on basic cost calculations, the use of cost data, economies and diseconomies of scale, break-even formula and labeling of break even graph. Also includes mini contribution break-even activity.This could be used as a revision activity, as a starter, plenary or main activity. It could also be blown into A3.

By igcsebusteacher88