Useful Web Links for Business Studies/ICT


Computer Scavenger Hunt            
Introduction to Computers    

Internet: Unit 1

BBC BItesize: Shakespeare Set Scenes - Romeo & Juliet     SCRAN Cells Alive
Encyclopedia Britannica Cool Reads Design Council
About Famous People The Discovery Channel          Royal Geographical Society
Scottish Parliament Time Out Rough Guides 


Internet: Unit 2



Volcano Hazards Program Nike                                   Greenpeace
Islam Guide: Five Pillars of Islam                                      NASA Eyewitness to History: The Black Death
The Scotsman  UNICEF USA  Find Your MP


Internet: Unit 3



Thomson's Holidays                                                        Yellow Pages BBC
Learn The Net The Press and Journal              Amazon
Royal Society for the Protection of Birds Aberdeenshire Council The Herald
Google Ask Jeeves for Kids Yahoo
Kids Click The Louvre Tower of London
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Accuweather BBC Weather
Automobile Association Royal Automobile Club The Times
The Guardian    


Internet: Unit 4



Amazon                                                                         Citylink                                                    Raileasy
Food Standards Agency: Better Food, Better Business Classroom Clipart All About Rainforests
Rainforest Action Network    

Standard Grade Business Management





1. What Is Business?


Scottish Government - Fisheries                       Linda Bennet
Richard Branson Deborah Meaden
Duncan Bannatyne James Caan
Peter Jones Tom Farmer
Tom Hunter Biz/ED Business Profiles
The Antonine Centre Go-Ahead
npower Tarmac
Amway Corus
Land Securities  


2. How Do Businesses Develop and Perform?

Prince's Scottish Youth Business Trust               Alton Towers
Marks and Spencer   Unilever
Cadbury   Insolvency Helpline
McDonalds   MSN - Advantage Marketing
Marketing Plan   Amway
Experian   Go-Ahead



3. What Resources Do Businesses Use?


Tesco Scottish Enterprise
Learning and Skills Council Scottish Business Grants
Regional Development Agencies                        Department for Business Innovations and Skills
Business Link Careers Advice
Shetland Islands Council Global Eye
Banana Link Guide to Managing for Quality


4. How Are Businesses Managed?

Tesco Unilever
Marks and Spencer                                           The Times 100
Microsoft Business  


Investor Challenge                                  Money Made Clear                                          Investopedia
Common Stock Market Terms Explained Bloomberg Reuters