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.
50 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

There are no occurrences of Face to Face - Individual in Australia (NSW) at this time.

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

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Business Studies Examination Preparation
16/07/2017

Great resources and strategies. Neil is very vibrant and easy to relate to.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
16/07/2017

Great resources and strategies. Neil is very vibrant and easy to relate to.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
30/06/2017

He was great. He provided a lot of practical strategies to use in class.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
30/06/2017

Useful and relevant teaching material. The presenter’s experience was helpful.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Nicholas De Bressac on 30/06/2017

Neil is a highly engaging presenter and there was appropriate and relevant content for Business Studies Teachers. Thank you.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Ashleigh Barwise on 30/06/2017

Really enjoyed this course. Built up my confidence and feel I have lots to share with my students.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Julie Koranyi on 30/06/2017

Really relevant and helpful.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Nicole O'Brien on 30/06/2017

Helpful insight into exam process.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
30/06/2017

Great information!

Business Studies Examination Preparation
30/06/2017

Very helpful. Excellent discussion. Will recommend.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
30/06/2017

Really appreciate logical layout of material engaging presents.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
30/06/2017

Marking was an eye opener.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Lisa Parsons on 30/06/2017

Reassuring and lots of helpful information.

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.


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.