Inspiration in teaching Business Studies

Neil Kusi-Appauh
I am passionate about teaching.
Improve the engagement of your students with a range of ideas and activities.
Target Audience
Teachers new to Business Studies and/or wanting to develop resources / skills
333 reviews
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

This one-day course offers a practical guide for teachers on how to engage students in Business Studies. It has particular relevance for those new to the subject and will provide ideas, inspiration and resources that can easily be applied in the classroom. Participants will gain insights into the syllabus as well as programming ideas and teaching strategies. The course provides opportunities for collegial discussions and sharing of ideas and strategies for effective classroom practice. Teachers attending have access to resources which provide ongoing inspiration for your students.

Audience

Teachers new to Business Studies and/or wanting to develop resources / skills

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

Course Objectives


In this workshop participants will be presented with a range of strategies and resources to support teaching and learning in a Business Studies classroom. Delivery will be through a powerpoint presentation supported by interactive discussion. An accompanying workshop booklet will provide a valuable resource base while additional material will be available to download. A whiteboard will provide a basis for recording ideas and suggestions.
The interactive ideas sharing format and group workshop sessions will provide an opportunity to learn and share ideas, resources and develop networks for future teaching and learning.


This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now 24/11/2017 Sydney CBD Places available $339 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

9.20am – 9.30am

10 minutes

Registration.
Please note, this time does not count towards the total PD hours for this course

9.30am – 10.00am

30 minutes

• Introduction of trainer/presenter and course overview and objectives.

10.00am – 11.15am

1 hour and 15 minutes

• About Business Studies: Syllabus & Programming – reality in your classroom
• The Preliminary Course – Strategies, Class work & Assessment

11.15am – 11.30am

15 minutes

Morning Tea

11.15am – 1.00pm

1 hour and 45 minutes

• ‘The HSC Course – Strategies, Class work & Assessment.

1.00pm – 2.00pm

1 hour

Lunch.
Please note, the hour for lunch does not count towards the total PD hours for this course

2.00pm – 3.10pm

1 hour and 10 minutes

• The Quality Teaching Framework
• HSC Examination
• Group Discussion
• Future Directions

3.10pm – 3.30pm

20 minutes

Evaluation/ feedback forms

What To Bring

Business Studies syllabus

User Rating

4.9

Latest Reviews

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Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Kate Simms on 03/08/2017

Great course with a lot of useful strategies.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
03/08/2017

Very engaging and catered for a variety of teaching experience. Structured very well. Thank you.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
03/08/2017

For an untrained Business Teacher this was really engaging and had an ‘I can do this’ effect. Thank you.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
03/08/2017

Neil does not overwhelm but he provides a comprehensive look at how to teach Business Studies and how to improve teaching this subject.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
03/08/2017

Clear and engaging presentation with knowledgeable and helpful tips.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
17/03/2017

Organised,great content.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
17/03/2017

Excellent snap shot on main concepts.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Michelle-Leigh Gray on 17/03/2017

Left feeling more confident in delivering quality lessons for my stage 6 students.Also have a greater understanding of HSC examination and how to prepare students to achieve their personal best.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
17/03/2017

A little rushed at times.More anecdotes from colleagues would be great.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
17/03/2017

Great presentation, lots of resources.Very helpful.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
17/03/2017

Good resources and tips for preparing students for the HSC.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Denise Goldmann on 17/03/2017

The course is well structured and paced.Very useful resources!

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Kim Woldhuis on 17/03/2017

Great range of resources provided.Thank you!

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Tiffany Suominen on 29/12/2016

This has been one of the best and most worthwhile courses I have had the pleasure of attending. The content was relevant, the presenter was knowledgeable and the size of the class was perfect.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Janelle Dempsey on 29/12/2016

Clearly presented with good discussion and resources.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
29/12/2016

Very beneficial with a variety of teaching suggestions.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Lauren Dellow on 29/12/2016

Very enjoyable. Shared great ideas. New ideas for resources/sharing resources.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
29/12/2016

Very useful. Good resources. Networking.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Emma Phillips on 29/12/2016

Great presenter. Extremely engaging, passionate, real life.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
29/12/2016

Great resources. Great ideas.


About the team


Neil Kusi-Appauh

Creator

Neil has degrees in (Science) Psychology and Economics, a Diploma of Education and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. He is currently Head Teacher Social Science at Five Islands Secondary College and works as a Masters of Education HSIE methods lecturer for Wollongong University. He has extensive experience as a HSC marker in Business Studies and Society and Culture as well as serving as SOM and Senior Marker in Legal Studies, was a member of the Legal Studies syllabus writing team, runs HSC student lectures teacher seminars and has authored Preliminary and HSC texts.