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Preliminary Business Studies

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Topic 1 | Nature of business

Sub topic 2: Types of business

Lesson 1 | Classification of businesses - size and location

  • Classification of business
    – size – small to medium enterprise (SMEs), large

  • Discuss the global expansion of one Australian business

  • Discuss the expansion into Australia of one global business

  • Distinguish between the different types of businesses

Lesson 2 | Classification of business: Types of industries

  • Explain how changes in external influences have contributed to the growth of the tertiary, quaternary and quinary industries in Australia

  • Distinguish between the different types of business

  • Classification of business
    – industry – primary, secondary, tertiary, quaternary, quinary

Lesson 3 | Classification of business - legal structure

  • Distinguish between the different types of businesses

  • Classification of business
    – legal structure – sole trader, partnership, private company, public company, government enterprises

Lesson 4 | Factors influencing choice of legal structure

  • Factors influencing choice of legal structure
    – size, ownership, finance

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