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Business Innovation Stage 1
Subject outline

Version 4.0
For teaching in Australian and SACE International schools from January 2024 to December 2024.
For teaching in SACE International schools only from May/June 2023 to March 2024 and from May/June 2024 to March 2025.
Accredited in August 2018 for teaching at Stage 1 from 2019. 

Stage 1 | Subject outline | Capabilities | Intercultural understanding

Intercultural understanding

In this subject students extend and apply their intercultural understanding capability by, for example:

  • determining culturally appropriate responses to customer needs and problems
  • investigating ways in which business can respond to global economic, social, and environmental issues
  • developing their knowledge and understanding of the opportunities and challenges associated with designing businesses in the modern, connected world. 
  • analysing the responsibilities and impact of the proposed business model on global and local communities
  • connecting with global and local communities to identify a need or social problem to which a business could respond
  • exploring the potential intended and unintended consequences of proposed business models.