Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment
CCEA Curriculum Monitoring Programme 2018-19

Business Communication Systems

This specification in Business and Communication Systems is for first teaching from September 2017. We will make the first awards in 2019.

Through studying our GCSE in Business and Communication Systems, students:

  • gain practical ICT skills;
  • gain an understanding of how ICT skills are used to enhance business activities, particularly through e-commerce;
  • develop a lifelong interest in and enjoyment of business subjects that could potentially lead to related further study and employment;
  • develop skills and understanding in the use of software applications and how to apply them to enhance business through digital solutions; and
  • understand how business is changing because of digital technology.