Business Studies

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This new specification for junior cycle business studies will be taken by first year students from September 2016. The specification covers teaching, learning and assessment in business studies for the first, second and third years in post-primary school. 

The specification focuses on improving students' understanding of the business environment and on developing skills for life, work and further study through the three inter-connected strands: Personal Finance, Enterprise and Our Economy.

Pre-September 2016 Business Studies Syllabus 

Syllabus guidelines

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