Business Management

Business Management: National 5

Level 5 (24 SCQF credit points)

Content

Understanding Business

Management of People and Finance

Management of Marketing and Operations

This subject is suitable for anyone interested in entering the world of business, whether as a manager, employee or self-employed person as it gives you knowledge of the business environment.

Course specification: National 5 Business Management

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.

Assessment

You will be assessed through a combination of a Business Management question paper (70 marks) and a business related assignment (30 marks).

Progression

Higher Business Management and other SQA courses; further study, training or employment.

Possible careers in Human Resources/Personnel; Marketing/Advertising; Retail/Fashion Management; Banking; Insurance and Local Government.

Entry requirements

None.