Business and Management IB Year 12 and Year 13 Planning 2013-2014

  • The length of the terms changes each year depending on which Zone you’re A, B or C.  Toulouse is Zone A.
  • Unit 6 is for HL students.  However, most of the content is covered in Unit’s 1-5.  Unit 6 focuses on methods of Analysis.
  • Units can be changed around however, it’s key to start Y12 with Unit 1.
  • For IB Year 12 & 13 there are 4 lessons a week, so a total of 4 hours of lessons.
  • Students should expect a piece of homework a week and they are usually given a week to complete this.  This IB level graded work, will go towards their report average.
  • In Year 12 there is NO differentiation between SL & HL, only towards the end of Year 13.

Month

Sept-Oct (Average 7 weeks)

Nov-Dec (Average 7 weeks)

Jan-March (Average 8 weeks)

March-April (Average 6 weeks)

May-June

(Average 7/8 weeks)

Year 12

Unit 1 – Business Organization and Management

1.1 – Nature and organization of business

1.2 – Objectives, stakeholders and the external environment

1.3 – Organization planning and decision making

1.4 – Growth and the impact of globalization

 

 

Unit 1 Cont.

1.4 - Cont.

1.5 – Change and the management of change

Unit 3 – Accounts and Finance

3.1 – Sources of finance

Unit 3 – Cont.

3.1 – Sources of Finance

3.2 – Management accounting

3.3 – Financial accounts and ratio analysis.

Unit 4 - Marketing

4.1 – Role of Marketing

4.2 – Marketing planning

Unit 4 – Cont.

4.2

Finish up any of Units 1 3 or 4 which is outstanding.

 

 

 

Start planning for IA’s both SL & HL.  HL Hand in there Action Plan 500 words.

 

 

Year 12 exams (loss of 1 week)

 

Year 13

 

Unit 5 - Production

5.1 – Production methods

5.2 – Cost, Revenue and Break-Even analysis

5.3 – Quality assurance

5.4 - Location

5.5 - Innovation

Give students the Case study for Paper 1 SL & HL.  Students are expected to read and research this case study (it changes each year).

 

Hand in IA draft copy (Internal assessment)

 

 

Unit 5 – Cont.

5.6 – Production planning

5.7 – Project management

Unit 2 Human Resource Management

2.1 – Human resource planning

2.2 – Organizational structure and communication

2.3 – Leadership and Management

2.4 - Motivation

 

Hand in IA final copy (Internal assessment)

 

Unit 2- Cont.

2.5 – Corporate culture

Finish up any areas/Units that require completion.

Unit 6 – Business Strategy HL only

Case study

 

 

Revision for final IB exams

 

Study leave and IB exams