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.
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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.

Teaching Standards
1.2.2 Proficient Level – Understand how students learn
1.5.2 Proficient Level – Differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities
2.1.2 Proficient Level – Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
2.2.2 Proficient Level – Content selection and organisation
3.2.2 Proficient Level – Plan, structure and sequence learning programs
3.3.2 Proficient Level – Use teaching strategies
6.3.2 Proficient Level – Engage with colleagues and improve practice
6.4.2 Proficient Level – Apply professional learning and improve student learning

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing this course will contribute 5 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 1.2.2, 1.5.2, 2.1.2, 2.2.2, 3.2.2, 3.3.2, 6.3.2 & 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

TTA (Teacher Training Australia) is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient and Lead Level Teacher.


This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
19/06/2020 Sydney CBD Cancelled $349 + GST

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
by Michael Rowing on 19/09/2019

Engaging – wonderful examples and great interactions

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

Great run through the prelim and HSC course.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
by Kate Connor on 19/09/2019

Thanks for sharing resources and making us mark together – very useful.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

Really relatable and structured the process into small chunks. Super helpful tips/advice.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

Great exam tips. Gave me a much better idea about how the HSC exam works.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

Very engaging and hands on, making it real to the expectations of marking and student preparation to exams.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

Very well structured.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

So informative, engaging and have so much to take away from the course. Lots of ideas to explore with my class and excited to do so.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

Brilliant course.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

Excellent course and presenter. I feel confident in business studies.

Business Studies Examination Preparation
19/09/2019

Very relevant, exactly what was necessary and needed.

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!


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.