Senior Cycle Business - Curriculum

 

Welcome to the Curriculum section for Senior Cycle Business. For ease of access, this section of the PDST website contains the following nodes:

 

Sample Leaving Certificate Business Scheme of Work

 

Unit 1: People in Business

 

Unit 2: Enterprise

 

Unit 3: Management 1

 

Unit 4: Management 2
 
Unit 5: Business in Action

 

Unit 6: Domestic Environment

 

Unit 7: International Environment

 

 

 
CURRICULUM SPECIFICATION

 

Click here to download the Leaving Certificate Business Syllabus

 

Business Abbreviations

 

There are many abbreviations on the Leaving Certificate Business syllabus and these abbreviations are frequently asked in Section 1 (short questions) of both the Higher and Ordinary level papers.  Click here to access common abbreviations for short answer questions, which can be used for revision purposes.

 

 

Subject Analysis Spreadsheet

 

Click here to download a copy of the 2019 subject analysis spreadsheet for Business

 

 

 

Subject Department Planning Resources
All of the documents below are templates that should be modified to reflect the situation in each individual school.
Table of Contents Business Department Details Record of CPD
Subject Department Meetings
Action Minutes
Sample Policies
Special Needs Non English Speaking Students Mentoring/NQTs
Homework Assessment Professional Development
Cross Curricular Links for Business Health and Safety  
Curriculum Content
Sample Businss Studies Hyperlinked Plan
Subject Inspections
A guide to incidental inspection
Teacher Reflection
Checklist for Teacher Self-Evaluation
 

 

 

TEACHER GUIDELINES

 

Click here to download the Leaving Certificate Guidelines for Teachers

 

 

DES COMMUNICATIONS

 

Click here to download the Circular 0052/2010: Updates to Leaving Certificate Business Legislation

 

 

Resource Link 

 

Online Marking, Examination Paper Design and Stationery Design 2020

 

 

Please find link on the State Examination Commission 

 

 

 
New - Legislation Updates

Please see the information on the circular on the link below relating to the legislation on the syllabus.

Circular 0033/2018

Please see the information on the updated guidelines below from the NCCA relating to the legislation on the syllabus

Updated guidelines