BEDFORD is a specialist Business and Enterprise College and the enterprising ethos really does run through the whole school. All our students complete one hour of Enterprise Studies each week in addition to any Business Studies lessons.
All our students are given plenty of opportunities to take part in Business and Enterprise-themed activities and events, including Enterprise Markets, fundraising, Young Chamber and visits.
Department Staff and Responsibilities
Mrs R Puzzar, Teaching and Learning Manager
Mr P Dean, Teacher of Business, Computing, Media and Business and Enterprise Community Co-ordinator
Subject: GCSE Business Studies 9-1
Department: Business & Enterprise
Exam Board: Edexcel
Unit 1 – Investigating Small Business 50% Exam
Unit 2 – Building a Business 50% Exam
Subject Topics Covered:
Making Business Effective
Human Resource Management
Key Stage 4 courses available:
Technical Award in Business and Enterprise
Extra Curricular Activities (Days and Times)
• KS4 intervention sessions daily at Lunch L43 arranged with teacher.
• Business Competitions
• Educational visits Eg: Alton Towers, Town & City Centres & Local Businesses.
• Enterprise Markets Seasonal