Business Management

Business Management: Higher

Level 6 (24 SCQF credit points)


Understanding Business

Management of People and Finance

Management of Marketing and Operations

Course specification: Higher Business Management Course Specification

You will develop skills and attributes in the following areas:

  • an enterprising attitude

  • an appreciation of taking risks in a business

  • a customer focus in a business context

  • financial management within a business

  • interpreting a range of information to make business decisions.


You will also be assessed through a combination of a Business Management question paper (90 marks) and a business related assignment (30 marks).


Advanced Higher Business Management; degree courses at University. A range of employment or training opportunities – Management posts in human resources, marketing or advertising studies.

Entry requirements

A or B in N5 Business Management & and A or B n N5 English.

Crash Higher available in S6 only. Crash Higher pupils are required to work through N5 materials during study periods.