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Business

A GCSE in Business helps students develop economic awareness and provides a fundamental understanding of how businesses work.

In Year 10, we investigate small businesses, the skills required to become a successful entrepreneur and the mechanics of setting up in business. We explore the creative as well as the financial skills required and consider what external factors could influence the success of a business. 

In Year 11 we consider how to build a business beyond the start-up phase with a particular focus on operations, marketing, finance and human resources. 

This qualification is a great foundation for an A Level in either Business Studies or Economics. 

Find out more about the Edexcel GCSE in Business.

Enrichment and extra-curricular

Each year we visit several large, successful businesses so students can experience industry at work.

Redmaids' High School
Infant & Junior

juniors@redmaidshigh.co.uk
0117 962 9451

Grange Court Road
Westbury-on-Trym
Bristol BS9 4DP

Redmaids' High School
Senior & Sixth Form

seniors@redmaidshigh.co.uk
0117 962 2641

Westbury Road
Westbury-on-Trym
Bristol BS9 3AW