Business Studies Examination Preparation

Neil Kusi-Appauh
I am passionate about teaching.
Develop conceptual and practical insights into preparing students for the HSC Business Studies examination.
Target Audience
Teachers wanting to develop techniques, resources / skills focused on Business Studies HSC examination outcomes.
37 reviews
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

This course offers a practical guide for teachers on how to prepare students for the HSC Business Studies examination. It has particular relevance for teachers who are looking for specific insights into the examination format and the HSC marking process. Particular attention is given to how to respond to HSC Business Studies examination questions. The importance of Higher Order Thinking skills for Band 5/6 students is also a focus.

Audience

Teachers wanting to develop techniques, resources / skills focused on Business Studies HSC examination outcomes.

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

Face to face dialogue and interaction is essential to maximise participant outcomes.


This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

Start Date Location Availability Price    
23/06/2017 Sydney CBD Places available $339 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

HSC Exam setting and marking

1 hour and 30 minutes

Introduction of trainer/presenter and course overview and objectives.

• Business Studies: Syllabus analysis
• HSC exam setting and marking process
• Preliminary foundations

Teaching the HSC course

1 hour and 30 minutes

The HSC Course – teaching and learning skills for the examination

Higher Order Thinking Skills development

2 hours

• Teaching responding and Higher Order Thinking Skills
• HSC marking practice and revision strategies
• Group Discussion & Future Directions

What To Bring

A copy of the Business Studies syllabus

User Rating

4.8

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
21/06/2016

As a new Business Studies teacher, this course was extremely helpful.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Aaron Nadel on 21/06/2016

Very good. It would be great to set up an opportunity for more sharing of resources/exams. Maybe an online dump box where people can put things.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Christie Britton on 21/06/2016

So much practical information that I will be able to implement in the classroom.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Geoff Andrew on 21/06/2016

well paced and thought provoking.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Lesley Brown on 21/06/2016

Great, Practical experience. Fantastic teaching, questions / answers.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Scott Davis on 21/06/2016

the exam technique, excellent.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Angelique Sanders on 21/06/2016

was very informative, interactive and relevant to preparing students for HSC.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Brett Jackson on 21/06/2016

knowledge very indepth. Good resources. Excellent Q&A.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
21/06/2016

Gave a great insight into the expectations of a HSC business studies examiner.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
21/06/2016

The insight to HSC marking was excellent.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Stefanie Leotta on 21/06/2016

I love Neil’s courses. He is a fantastic presenter- very experienced and helpful. Offered practical guides for exam prep. Thank you.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Paul Wallace on 21/06/2016

Neil has great knowledge and insight into the marking process while being very engaging.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
21/06/2016

Great overview of Business Studies course and links to examination. Clearly identifies where exam questions will come from and how students should address those questions.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
21/06/2016

The marking activity probably only needs to be done once allowing more time for part 4 or finishing on time.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
21/06/2016

The course was very practical and relevant.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Monalene Inandan on 24/08/2015

Great insight into the marking process.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
24/08/2015

Great amount of time for professional conversation and sharing. They provided a practical approach.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Carmelo Fedele on 24/08/2015

Relevant, collaborative and excellent insights into the examination process.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Senzeni Nahlovu on 24/08/2015

Thorough and detailed explanation of concepts. Invaluable insight into the marking process.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Michael McGovern on 24/08/2015

Excellent insights into marking plus hints to relay to students.


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.