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Business Innovation Stage 1
Subject outline

Version 2.0
For teaching in Australian and SACE International schools from January 2022 to December 2022.
For teaching in SACE International schools only from May/June 2022 to March 2023
Accredited in August 2018 for teaching at Stage 1 from 2019. This subject replaced Business and Enterprise.

Stage 1 | Subject outline | Evidence of learning

Evidence of learning

Assessment at Stage 1 is school based.

The following assessment types enable students to demonstrate their learning in Stage 1 Business Innovation:

  • Assessment Type 1: Business Skills
  • Assessment Type 2: Business Pitch.

For a 10-credit subject, students should provide evidence of their learning through four assessments. Each assessment type should have a weighting of at least 20%. Students undertake:

  • three business skills tasks, one of which is a business model summary
  • one business pitch.

For a 20-credit subject, students should provide evidence of their learning through eight assessments. Each assessment type should have a weighting of at least 20%. Students undertake:

  • six business skills tasks, two of which are business model summaries
  • two business pitches.