Social Sciences is an inter disciplinary department bringing different kinds of scholarship to include Health and Social Care, Business Studies, Law, Psychology and Sociology. We pride ourselves on combining innovative teaching methods that allow students to acquire relevant knowledge of the world around them as well as combining theory and practice when opportunities and day visits arise for subject related work experience.
Head of Social Sciences
Teacher of Sociology
Key Stage 4 Curriculum
The OCR GCSE Applied Business qualification has links within the industry which provides a clear insight into how businesses work relating the course back to the real world.
Key Stage 5 Curriculum
The OCR Business A Level encourages learners to be inspired, motivated and challenged by following a broad, coherent, practical, satisfying and worthwhile course of study. It provides insight into, and experience of, how businesses work, stimulating learners’ curiosity and encouraging them to engage with commerce in their everyday lives and to make informed choices about further study and about career choices.
Each component includes synoptic assessment, so learners will have a holistic learning experience and be able to apply concepts to different situations.
- Business Objectives and Strategic Decisions
- External Influences Facing Businesses
- Marketing and Marketing Strategies
- Operational Strategy
- Human Resources
- Accounting and Financial Considerations
- The Global Environment of Business