Business Studies Level 3

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs D. Sawyer

L3 Business Studies

This course provides students with a more detailed look at Business. Students will explore concepts relating to the internal operations of a large business, such as business management, human resources, business formation and functions of business. They will also investigate how businesses respond to external factors, such as political, social and legal influences

Recommended Prior Learning

A reasonable level of achievement in Level 2 NCEA is helpful.

Assessment Information

Students should aim to complete around 19 of the 23 credits with at least one external. With the large scope available in these standards the course content will be tailored to suit the students needs.


Courses outlined will only be available if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.