Business Studies Theory by Topic

- Finance

Below is a list of business studies theory articles relating to the Finance section of Business Case Studies. Choose your sub topic from the list of arrowed links below the Finance heading to find all theoretical explanations.

Finance revision theory

Accounts

Constructing accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of constructing accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Recording financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of recording financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts, balance sheets

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts, balance sheets at GCSE and A-Level.

The flow of financial documents used in a business purchase

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the flow of financial documents used in a business purchase at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting concepts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting concepts at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting for decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting for decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Company accounts and interpretation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of company accounts and interpretation at GCSE and A-Level.

Interpreting financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of interpreting financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Investigating methods of making and receiving payments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investigating methods of making and receiving payments at GCSE and A-Level.

The importance of business accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the importance of business accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Understanding a balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of understanding a balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial records and documents

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial records and documents at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting functions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting functions at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting principles

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting principles at GCSE and A-Level.

Aims of finance department

This page aims to help you understand the theory of aims of finance department at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts and balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Stock valuation and depreciation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of stock valuation and depreciation at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting and cash flow

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting and cash flow at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial analysis and planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial analysis and planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Estimating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of estimating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting at GCSE and A-Level.

Products that can help you manage your personal finances

This page aims to help you understand the theory of products that can help you manage your personal finances at GCSE and A-Level.

The personal budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the personal budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgets and cash flow forecasts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgets and cash flow forecasts at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial and budgetary control

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial and budgetary control at GCSE and A-Level.

Finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Cash Flow management

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cash flow management at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a cash flow forecast

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a cash flow forecast at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating costs of production

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating costs of production at GCSE and A-Level.

Classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Cost and profit centres

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cost and profit centres at GCSE and A-Level.

Absorption and marginal costing

This page aims to help you understand the theory of absorption and marginal costing at GCSE and A-Level.

Costing and profitability

This page aims to help you understand the theory of costing and profitability at GCSE and A-Level.

Covering the costs of a new product

This page aims to help you understand the theory of covering the costs of a new product at GCSE and A-Level.

Fixed, variable costs and break-even

This page aims to help you understand the theory of fixed, variable costs and break-even at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Ratio analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of ratio analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Resolving disagreements

This page aims to help you understand the theory of resolving disagreements at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the break-even point

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the break-even point at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment appraisal at GCSE and A-Level.

Capital investment and productivity

This page aims to help you understand the theory of capital investment and productivity at GCSE and A-Level.

Insurance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of insurance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments at GCSE and A-Level.

Organisations that provide financial services

This page aims to help you understand the theory of organisations that provide financial services at GCSE and A-Level.

Use of personal income

This page aims to help you understand the theory of use of personal income at GCSE and A-Level.

Banking services/Financial institutions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of banking services/financial institutions at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources and uses of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources and uses of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Assets

Constructing accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of constructing accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Recording financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of recording financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts, balance sheets

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts, balance sheets at GCSE and A-Level.

The flow of financial documents used in a business purchase

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the flow of financial documents used in a business purchase at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting concepts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting concepts at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting for decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting for decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Company accounts and interpretation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of company accounts and interpretation at GCSE and A-Level.

Interpreting financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of interpreting financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Investigating methods of making and receiving payments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investigating methods of making and receiving payments at GCSE and A-Level.

The importance of business accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the importance of business accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Understanding a balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of understanding a balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial records and documents

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial records and documents at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting functions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting functions at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting principles

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting principles at GCSE and A-Level.

Aims of finance department

This page aims to help you understand the theory of aims of finance department at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts and balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Stock valuation and depreciation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of stock valuation and depreciation at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting and cash flow

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting and cash flow at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial analysis and planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial analysis and planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Estimating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of estimating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting at GCSE and A-Level.

Products that can help you manage your personal finances

This page aims to help you understand the theory of products that can help you manage your personal finances at GCSE and A-Level.

The personal budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the personal budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgets and cash flow forecasts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgets and cash flow forecasts at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial and budgetary control

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial and budgetary control at GCSE and A-Level.

Finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Cash Flow management

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cash flow management at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a cash flow forecast

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a cash flow forecast at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating costs of production

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating costs of production at GCSE and A-Level.

Classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Cost and profit centres

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cost and profit centres at GCSE and A-Level.

Absorption and marginal costing

This page aims to help you understand the theory of absorption and marginal costing at GCSE and A-Level.

Costing and profitability

This page aims to help you understand the theory of costing and profitability at GCSE and A-Level.

Covering the costs of a new product

This page aims to help you understand the theory of covering the costs of a new product at GCSE and A-Level.

Fixed, variable costs and break-even

This page aims to help you understand the theory of fixed, variable costs and break-even at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Ratio analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of ratio analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Resolving disagreements

This page aims to help you understand the theory of resolving disagreements at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the break-even point

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the break-even point at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment appraisal at GCSE and A-Level.

Capital investment and productivity

This page aims to help you understand the theory of capital investment and productivity at GCSE and A-Level.

Insurance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of insurance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments at GCSE and A-Level.

Organisations that provide financial services

This page aims to help you understand the theory of organisations that provide financial services at GCSE and A-Level.

Use of personal income

This page aims to help you understand the theory of use of personal income at GCSE and A-Level.

Banking services/Financial institutions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of banking services/financial institutions at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources and uses of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources and uses of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

Constructing accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of constructing accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Recording financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of recording financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts, balance sheets

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts, balance sheets at GCSE and A-Level.

The flow of financial documents used in a business purchase

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the flow of financial documents used in a business purchase at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting concepts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting concepts at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting for decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting for decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Company accounts and interpretation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of company accounts and interpretation at GCSE and A-Level.

Interpreting financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of interpreting financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Investigating methods of making and receiving payments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investigating methods of making and receiving payments at GCSE and A-Level.

The importance of business accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the importance of business accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Understanding a balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of understanding a balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial records and documents

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial records and documents at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting functions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting functions at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting principles

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting principles at GCSE and A-Level.

Aims of finance department

This page aims to help you understand the theory of aims of finance department at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts and balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Stock valuation and depreciation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of stock valuation and depreciation at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting and cash flow

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting and cash flow at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial analysis and planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial analysis and planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Estimating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of estimating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting at GCSE and A-Level.

Products that can help you manage your personal finances

This page aims to help you understand the theory of products that can help you manage your personal finances at GCSE and A-Level.

The personal budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the personal budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgets and cash flow forecasts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgets and cash flow forecasts at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial and budgetary control

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial and budgetary control at GCSE and A-Level.

Finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Cash Flow management

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cash flow management at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a cash flow forecast

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a cash flow forecast at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating costs of production

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating costs of production at GCSE and A-Level.

Classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Cost and profit centres

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cost and profit centres at GCSE and A-Level.

Absorption and marginal costing

This page aims to help you understand the theory of absorption and marginal costing at GCSE and A-Level.

Costing and profitability

This page aims to help you understand the theory of costing and profitability at GCSE and A-Level.

Covering the costs of a new product

This page aims to help you understand the theory of covering the costs of a new product at GCSE and A-Level.

Fixed, variable costs and break-even

This page aims to help you understand the theory of fixed, variable costs and break-even at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Ratio analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of ratio analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Resolving disagreements

This page aims to help you understand the theory of resolving disagreements at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the break-even point

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the break-even point at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment appraisal at GCSE and A-Level.

Capital investment and productivity

This page aims to help you understand the theory of capital investment and productivity at GCSE and A-Level.

Insurance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of insurance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments at GCSE and A-Level.

Organisations that provide financial services

This page aims to help you understand the theory of organisations that provide financial services at GCSE and A-Level.

Use of personal income

This page aims to help you understand the theory of use of personal income at GCSE and A-Level.

Banking services/Financial institutions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of banking services/financial institutions at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources and uses of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources and uses of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Cash flow

Constructing accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of constructing accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Recording financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of recording financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts, balance sheets

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts, balance sheets at GCSE and A-Level.

The flow of financial documents used in a business purchase

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the flow of financial documents used in a business purchase at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting concepts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting concepts at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting for decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting for decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Company accounts and interpretation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of company accounts and interpretation at GCSE and A-Level.

Interpreting financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of interpreting financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Investigating methods of making and receiving payments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investigating methods of making and receiving payments at GCSE and A-Level.

The importance of business accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the importance of business accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Understanding a balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of understanding a balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial records and documents

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial records and documents at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting functions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting functions at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting principles

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting principles at GCSE and A-Level.

Aims of finance department

This page aims to help you understand the theory of aims of finance department at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts and balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Stock valuation and depreciation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of stock valuation and depreciation at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting and cash flow

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting and cash flow at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial analysis and planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial analysis and planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Estimating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of estimating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting at GCSE and A-Level.

Products that can help you manage your personal finances

This page aims to help you understand the theory of products that can help you manage your personal finances at GCSE and A-Level.

The personal budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the personal budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgets and cash flow forecasts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgets and cash flow forecasts at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial and budgetary control

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial and budgetary control at GCSE and A-Level.

Finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Cash Flow management

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cash flow management at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a cash flow forecast

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a cash flow forecast at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating costs of production

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating costs of production at GCSE and A-Level.

Classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Cost and profit centres

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cost and profit centres at GCSE and A-Level.

Absorption and marginal costing

This page aims to help you understand the theory of absorption and marginal costing at GCSE and A-Level.

Costing and profitability

This page aims to help you understand the theory of costing and profitability at GCSE and A-Level.

Covering the costs of a new product

This page aims to help you understand the theory of covering the costs of a new product at GCSE and A-Level.

Fixed, variable costs and break-even

This page aims to help you understand the theory of fixed, variable costs and break-even at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Ratio analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of ratio analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Resolving disagreements

This page aims to help you understand the theory of resolving disagreements at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the break-even point

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the break-even point at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment appraisal at GCSE and A-Level.

Capital investment and productivity

This page aims to help you understand the theory of capital investment and productivity at GCSE and A-Level.

Insurance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of insurance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments at GCSE and A-Level.

Organisations that provide financial services

This page aims to help you understand the theory of organisations that provide financial services at GCSE and A-Level.

Use of personal income

This page aims to help you understand the theory of use of personal income at GCSE and A-Level.

Banking services/Financial institutions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of banking services/financial institutions at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources and uses of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources and uses of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Costs

Constructing accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of constructing accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Recording financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of recording financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts, balance sheets

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts, balance sheets at GCSE and A-Level.

The flow of financial documents used in a business purchase

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the flow of financial documents used in a business purchase at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting concepts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting concepts at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting for decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting for decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Company accounts and interpretation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of company accounts and interpretation at GCSE and A-Level.

Interpreting financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of interpreting financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Investigating methods of making and receiving payments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investigating methods of making and receiving payments at GCSE and A-Level.

The importance of business accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the importance of business accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Understanding a balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of understanding a balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial records and documents

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial records and documents at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting functions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting functions at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting principles

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting principles at GCSE and A-Level.

Aims of finance department

This page aims to help you understand the theory of aims of finance department at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts and balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Stock valuation and depreciation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of stock valuation and depreciation at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting and cash flow

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting and cash flow at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial analysis and planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial analysis and planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Estimating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of estimating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting at GCSE and A-Level.

Products that can help you manage your personal finances

This page aims to help you understand the theory of products that can help you manage your personal finances at GCSE and A-Level.

The personal budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the personal budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgets and cash flow forecasts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgets and cash flow forecasts at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial and budgetary control

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial and budgetary control at GCSE and A-Level.

Finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Cash Flow management

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cash flow management at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a cash flow forecast

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a cash flow forecast at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating costs of production

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating costs of production at GCSE and A-Level.

Classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Cost and profit centres

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cost and profit centres at GCSE and A-Level.

Absorption and marginal costing

This page aims to help you understand the theory of absorption and marginal costing at GCSE and A-Level.

Costing and profitability

This page aims to help you understand the theory of costing and profitability at GCSE and A-Level.

Covering the costs of a new product

This page aims to help you understand the theory of covering the costs of a new product at GCSE and A-Level.

Fixed, variable costs and break-even

This page aims to help you understand the theory of fixed, variable costs and break-even at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Ratio analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of ratio analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Resolving disagreements

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Calculating the break-even point

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the break-even point at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment appraisal at GCSE and A-Level.

Capital investment and productivity

This page aims to help you understand the theory of capital investment and productivity at GCSE and A-Level.

Insurance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of insurance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments at GCSE and A-Level.

Organisations that provide financial services

This page aims to help you understand the theory of organisations that provide financial services at GCSE and A-Level.

Use of personal income

This page aims to help you understand the theory of use of personal income at GCSE and A-Level.

Banking services/Financial institutions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of banking services/financial institutions at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources and uses of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources and uses of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

Constructing accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of constructing accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Recording financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of recording financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts, balance sheets

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts, balance sheets at GCSE and A-Level.

The flow of financial documents used in a business purchase

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the flow of financial documents used in a business purchase at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting concepts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting concepts at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting for decisions

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Company accounts and interpretation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of company accounts and interpretation at GCSE and A-Level.

Interpreting financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of interpreting financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Investigating methods of making and receiving payments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investigating methods of making and receiving payments at GCSE and A-Level.

The importance of business accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the importance of business accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Understanding a balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of understanding a balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial records and documents

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Accounting functions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting functions at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting principles

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Aims of finance department

This page aims to help you understand the theory of aims of finance department at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts and balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Stock valuation and depreciation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of stock valuation and depreciation at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

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Budgeting and cash flow

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Financial planning

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Financial analysis and planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial analysis and planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Estimating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of estimating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting at GCSE and A-Level.

Products that can help you manage your personal finances

This page aims to help you understand the theory of products that can help you manage your personal finances at GCSE and A-Level.

The personal budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the personal budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgets and cash flow forecasts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgets and cash flow forecasts at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial and budgetary control

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial and budgetary control at GCSE and A-Level.

Finance

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Cash Flow management

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Using a cash flow forecast

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a cash flow forecast at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating costs of production

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating costs of production at GCSE and A-Level.

Classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Cost and profit centres

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cost and profit centres at GCSE and A-Level.

Absorption and marginal costing

This page aims to help you understand the theory of absorption and marginal costing at GCSE and A-Level.

Costing and profitability

This page aims to help you understand the theory of costing and profitability at GCSE and A-Level.

Covering the costs of a new product

This page aims to help you understand the theory of covering the costs of a new product at GCSE and A-Level.

Fixed, variable costs and break-even

This page aims to help you understand the theory of fixed, variable costs and break-even at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Ratio analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of ratio analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Resolving disagreements

This page aims to help you understand the theory of resolving disagreements at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the break-even point

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the break-even point at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment appraisal at GCSE and A-Level.

Capital investment and productivity

This page aims to help you understand the theory of capital investment and productivity at GCSE and A-Level.

Insurance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of insurance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments at GCSE and A-Level.

Organisations that provide financial services

This page aims to help you understand the theory of organisations that provide financial services at GCSE and A-Level.

Use of personal income

This page aims to help you understand the theory of use of personal income at GCSE and A-Level.

Banking services/Financial institutions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of banking services/financial institutions at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources and uses of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources and uses of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial risk

Constructing accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of constructing accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Recording financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of recording financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts, balance sheets

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts, balance sheets at GCSE and A-Level.

The flow of financial documents used in a business purchase

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the flow of financial documents used in a business purchase at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting concepts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting concepts at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting for decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting for decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Company accounts and interpretation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of company accounts and interpretation at GCSE and A-Level.

Interpreting financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of interpreting financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Investigating methods of making and receiving payments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investigating methods of making and receiving payments at GCSE and A-Level.

The importance of business accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the importance of business accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Understanding a balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of understanding a balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial records and documents

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial records and documents at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting functions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting functions at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting principles

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting principles at GCSE and A-Level.

Aims of finance department

This page aims to help you understand the theory of aims of finance department at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts and balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Stock valuation and depreciation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of stock valuation and depreciation at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting and cash flow

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting and cash flow at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial analysis and planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial analysis and planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Estimating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of estimating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting at GCSE and A-Level.

Products that can help you manage your personal finances

This page aims to help you understand the theory of products that can help you manage your personal finances at GCSE and A-Level.

The personal budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the personal budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgets and cash flow forecasts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgets and cash flow forecasts at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial and budgetary control

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial and budgetary control at GCSE and A-Level.

Finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Cash Flow management

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cash flow management at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a cash flow forecast

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a cash flow forecast at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating costs of production

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating costs of production at GCSE and A-Level.

Classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Cost and profit centres

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cost and profit centres at GCSE and A-Level.

Absorption and marginal costing

This page aims to help you understand the theory of absorption and marginal costing at GCSE and A-Level.

Costing and profitability

This page aims to help you understand the theory of costing and profitability at GCSE and A-Level.

Covering the costs of a new product

This page aims to help you understand the theory of covering the costs of a new product at GCSE and A-Level.

Fixed, variable costs and break-even

This page aims to help you understand the theory of fixed, variable costs and break-even at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Ratio analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of ratio analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Resolving disagreements

This page aims to help you understand the theory of resolving disagreements at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the break-even point

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the break-even point at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment appraisal at GCSE and A-Level.

Capital investment and productivity

This page aims to help you understand the theory of capital investment and productivity at GCSE and A-Level.

Insurance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of insurance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments at GCSE and A-Level.

Organisations that provide financial services

This page aims to help you understand the theory of organisations that provide financial services at GCSE and A-Level.

Use of personal income

This page aims to help you understand the theory of use of personal income at GCSE and A-Level.

Banking services/Financial institutions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of banking services/financial institutions at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources and uses of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources and uses of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

Constructing accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of constructing accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Recording financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of recording financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts, balance sheets

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts, balance sheets at GCSE and A-Level.

The flow of financial documents used in a business purchase

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the flow of financial documents used in a business purchase at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting concepts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting concepts at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting for decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting for decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Company accounts and interpretation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of company accounts and interpretation at GCSE and A-Level.

Interpreting financial information

This page aims to help you understand the theory of interpreting financial information at GCSE and A-Level.

Investigating methods of making and receiving payments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investigating methods of making and receiving payments at GCSE and A-Level.

The importance of business accounts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the importance of business accounts at GCSE and A-Level.

Understanding a balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of understanding a balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial records and documents

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial records and documents at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting functions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting functions at GCSE and A-Level.

Accounting principles

This page aims to help you understand the theory of accounting principles at GCSE and A-Level.

Aims of finance department

This page aims to help you understand the theory of aims of finance department at GCSE and A-Level.

Profit and loss accounts and balance sheet

This page aims to help you understand the theory of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet at GCSE and A-Level.

Stock valuation and depreciation

This page aims to help you understand the theory of stock valuation and depreciation at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting and cash flow

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting and cash flow at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial analysis and planning

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial analysis and planning at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Estimating the profit or loss of a business

This page aims to help you understand the theory of estimating the profit or loss of a business at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgeting

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgeting at GCSE and A-Level.

Products that can help you manage your personal finances

This page aims to help you understand the theory of products that can help you manage your personal finances at GCSE and A-Level.

The personal budget

This page aims to help you understand the theory of the personal budget at GCSE and A-Level.

Analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of analysis of profitability, liquidity and performance at GCSE and A-Level.

Budgets and cash flow forecasts

This page aims to help you understand the theory of budgets and cash flow forecasts at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial and budgetary control

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial and budgetary control at GCSE and A-Level.

Finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Cash Flow management

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cash flow management at GCSE and A-Level.

Using a cash flow forecast

This page aims to help you understand the theory of using a cash flow forecast at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating costs of production

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating costs of production at GCSE and A-Level.

Classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of classification of costs, profit, contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Cost and profit centres

This page aims to help you understand the theory of cost and profit centres at GCSE and A-Level.

Absorption and marginal costing

This page aims to help you understand the theory of absorption and marginal costing at GCSE and A-Level.

Costing and profitability

This page aims to help you understand the theory of costing and profitability at GCSE and A-Level.

Covering the costs of a new product

This page aims to help you understand the theory of covering the costs of a new product at GCSE and A-Level.

Fixed, variable costs and break-even

This page aims to help you understand the theory of fixed, variable costs and break-even at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment decisions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment decisions at GCSE and A-Level.

Contribution and break-even analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of contribution and break-even analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Ratio analysis

This page aims to help you understand the theory of ratio analysis at GCSE and A-Level.

Resolving disagreements

This page aims to help you understand the theory of resolving disagreements at GCSE and A-Level.

Calculating the break-even point

This page aims to help you understand the theory of calculating the break-even point at GCSE and A-Level.

Investment appraisal

This page aims to help you understand the theory of investment appraisal at GCSE and A-Level.

Capital investment and productivity

This page aims to help you understand the theory of capital investment and productivity at GCSE and A-Level.

Insurance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of insurance at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources of finance

This page aims to help you understand the theory of sources of finance at GCSE and A-Level.

Financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments

This page aims to help you understand the theory of financial advice, sources of credit and savings and investments at GCSE and A-Level.

Organisations that provide financial services

This page aims to help you understand the theory of organisations that provide financial services at GCSE and A-Level.

Use of personal income

This page aims to help you understand the theory of use of personal income at GCSE and A-Level.

Banking services/Financial institutions

This page aims to help you understand the theory of banking services/financial institutions at GCSE and A-Level.

Sources and uses of finance

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What is ‘finance theory’?

This part of the curriculum looks at the whole area of management Human Resources within an organisation - from understanding what an organisation needs in terms of human resources (numbers, skills etc) to acquiring and retaining those resources. This includes:

  • Organisational structure - identifying which structure is most relevant to delivering an organisation's objectives (hierarchy, flat, matrix) and the benefits/constraints of each.
  • Workforce planning - the process of evaluating the current and future human resource needs both in terms of numbers of people and skills and competencies to ensure current product/service supply and future succession planning
  • Management versus leadership - looking at the functions of both managers and leaders and the difference between them, as well as the varying leadership styles and how each is applicable to different circumstances or timescales.
  • Recruitment and selection - highlighting the range of processes organisations use (internal and external) to attract the most appropriate candidates. This involves use of job descriptions and person specifications.
  • Training and development - focusing on the difference between training (specific skills for a job) and development (improving an individual's potential for growth). Also explaining the different methods and types of training - on- and off-the-job, as well as eg coaching, mentoring, secondments. Looking also at the use of appraisals as a means of identifying skills gaps and measuring performance.
  • Motivation - explaining a variety of different motivational theories (Herzberg, Maslow, Mayo, Taylor) and how they apply in the workplace in different circumstances, looking at financial and non-financial motivating factors.
  • Team working - understanding the value of team working in an organisation and the different roles team members may have (Belbin)
  • Roles and responsibilities - exploring the range of job roles at three key levels - operative, supervisor and senior manager (with examples) - and the typical responsibilities associated with each.
  • Communication - outlining the process of communication and explaining how to manage each element (sender, receiver, message, method of transmission) as well as the potential barriers (noise).
  • Employment legislation - examples include health and safety, minimum wage (fair pay), equal opportunities.
  • Equal opportunities - what an organisation needs to do to ensure no discrimination on grounds of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, age etc.
  • Employer/employee relations - explaning the role of trade unions in the workplace, involving negotiation on terms and conditions, collective bargaining, providing employee representation.