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
357 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 23/11/2018 Sydney CBD Places available $347 + 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 Stefanie Leotta on 08/03/2018

I am a huge fan of Neil! His courses leave you feeling confident and he provides you with so many resources and ideas ready for the classroom. Thank you Neil!

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Chris Seagrave on 08/03/2018

Neil is an engaging and empowering presenter who keeps the sessions fun, interesting and productive.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Shea Rigney on 08/03/2018

Gave me a very good understanding of the course and provided excellent resources.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Rebecca Morrison on 08/03/2018

Amazing course. I learned so much!

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
08/03/2018

Great hands on resources, used elaboration by relevant case studies. Achieved my goals for this PD.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
08/03/2018

I’m new to teaching Business Studies. Neil has lit a fire in me to teach it well. He seems passionate and knowledgeable. I am now looking forward to teaching it this year.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
08/03/2018

A really good introduction to the subject for a first year teacher. Fantastic resources to take away. I am excited to implement what I learned in my classroom.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
08/03/2018
Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
08/03/2018

Great small vibe for all to contribute ideas and collaborate. Excellent ideas to break up the syllabus.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
08/03/2018

Presenter was very well-informed and shared fantastic resources.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
08/03/2018

Lots of good content, suggestions and ideas however, sending all materials via dropbox doesn’t work. Hard copies are necessary.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Natalie Stoll on 25/01/2018

This course should be mandatory for all teachers new to teaching Business Studies. Neil knows the material inside out and provides excellent ideas about how to teach it.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
25/01/2018

Great resources and fantastic discussion of how to improve student engagement.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Belinda Burgoyne on 25/01/2018

I liked the current material that I could apply to my classes straight away.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
25/01/2018

Neil is excellent, very knowledgeable and approachable.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Rachel Little on 25/01/2018

Neil is very knowledgeable. It was good to receive a large number of resources too.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
25/01/2018

Very engaging. Informative presenter.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
by Ashleigh Barwise on 25/01/2018

Great to just focus on my subject. All very relevant.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
25/01/2018

Lots of applicable content/resources and interesting content overall.

Inspiration in teaching Business Studies
25/01/2018

Great resources on assessment tasks and HSC papers. Great breakdown for teachers starting to teach the BST course. Great range of 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.