Business and ICT

Business Studies And Economics Reading Lists

The Faculty

The Business ICT faculty is a dynamic, fast paced environment driven by 5 enthusiastic and dedicated teachers
Mr Peters – Head of Faculty
Mrs Danladi – Head of ICT
Mr Madigan – Teacher of Business Studies
Mr Finch – Teacher of Economics
Miss Johnson – Enterprise Co-ordinator

Business Studies, Economics and ICT at OSA

Business studies, ICT and Economics are thriving subjects at OSA. We offer a number of courses to suit a range of different abilities, learning styles and student needs. We are lucky to have some excellent facilities providing the best possible environment for our students to progress. The new Reuben Business sand Science Faculty building offers our students regular access to computer suites as well as spacious, well-equipped classrooms offering the latest in classroom technology.

Curriculum

Courses offered at KS4:

  • GCSE Business studies
  • BTEC level 2 Business studies
  • GCSE Computing

Courses offered at KS5:

  • A-level Economics
  • A-level Computing
  • Level 2 and Level 3 Business BTEC

We also run many extra-curricular activities including:

  • After-school catch-ups for KS4 and KS5
  • Visits to various businesses including BMW and Cadbury World
  • Numerous enterprise competitions such as young enterprise

Particular Successes:

Our faculty is constantly improving on some already very impressive exam results. Last year’s highlights include:

  • Consistently great results in A-level economics: 100 A*-E 50% A*-B
  • Excellent results in Level 3 BTEC Business 85% D*D*-MM
  • GCSE Results 93% A*-C
  • Great results in A-level computing 100% A*-D