Business Studies

Welcome to Junior Cycle Business Studies.

This new specification for Junior Cycle Business Studies 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.

UPDATE: 2018/2019 Key dates for classroom-based assessments timeframe has been broadened. For more information click here.

Specification

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Assessment Task Business Studies 2018

Assessment Task Business Studies 2018

Introduction to Business Studies

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