Business & Business Environment

PO 1 - Explain the different
types and purposes of 
 
organisations, public, private
 
and voluntary sectors and
 
legal structures. 

VIDEO

LINKS

Apple Mission Statement

PO 2 - Explain the size and
scope of a range of different
 
types of organisations.
VIDEOS        

LINKS

Apple Mission

Apple History

Oxfam mission statement

 

PO 3 - Explain the relationship
between different organisational
functions and how they link
to organisational objectives &
structure.

VIDEO 

 

LINKS

H&M Organisational Structure

Toyota the company

Apple Organisational Structure

PO 4 - Identify the positive
and negative impacts the 
macro environment has 
upon business operations
supported by specific 
examples.

VIDEO

LINKS

APPLE PESTLE

H&M PESTLE

PO 5 - Conduct an internal
and external analysis of
specific organisations in
order to identify strengths 
and weaknesses.

VIDEO  

LINKS

APPLE SWOT

H&M SWOT

Merit 4 - Apply appropriately
SWOT/TOWS analysis and
justify how they influence 
decision making.

Merit 1 - Analyse how the 
structure, size and scope
of different organisations
link to the business 
objectives and product
and services offered by
the organisation.

VIDEO 1

VIDEO 2

Merit 2 - Analyse the pros
and cons of interrelationships
between organisational 
functions and the impact 
that can have upon
 
organisational structure. 

Merit 3 - Apply appropriately
the PESTLE model to support
a detailed analysis of the 
macro environment within
an organisation.

Distinction 1 - Provide a
critical analysis of the 
complexities of different
types of business 
structures and the  
interrelationships of 
the different 
 
organisational functions 

VIDEO 1

VIDEO 2

Distinction 2 - Critically
 
evaluate the impacts that
both macro and micro 
factors have upon 
business objectives and
decision making.

Assignment Brief 1 & 2