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Business and Enterprise

Members

 

Ms Serene Cheong (Subject Head)

:

Business Studies

Retail Operations

Mr Roderick Lim

:

Principles of Accounts

Retail Operations

Mdm Chua YP

:

Business Studies

Retail Operations

Mrs Wendy Loi

:

Principles of Accounts

Business Studies

Mdm Casey Lee

:

Retail Operations

Ms Woo See Wei

:

Retail Operations

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B&E Achievements

2014

2015

2016 2017

Champion – National Financial Literacy Race

Semi-Finalist – Youth Innovation Challenge

Youth Innovation Challenge - Semi- Finalist Youth Innovation Challenge Best Innovation Award (Business) - Team Zelter
Best Social Impact Award - Team Soltrax
Champion Team - Team Zelter

YIC2017_winners

Best prototype design award – Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship Challenge

Second Runner-Up – National Financial Literacy Race

3rd Position- National Cash Flow Competition (NTU) Financial Literacy Competition (Video Category) - First Runner -up

Champion - National Accounting and Financial Challenge by Temasek Polytechnic

First Runner-up - Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship Challenge

Merit Award for National Pushcart Challenge


Second Runners-Up - National Financial Literacy Competition

National Financial Literacy Race - 4th Position


Top 10 Winners for National Financial Literacy Competition

Business Studies

Currently unique to Outram Secondary School, GCE ‘O’ Level Business Studies offers students the opportunity to do the following:

·Apply their knowledge and critical understanding to current issues and problems within business contexts.

·Develop knowledge and understanding of the major groups and organisations within and outside business.

·Develop knowledge and understanding of how the main types of business and financial organisations are organised, financed and operated and how their relations with other organisations, consumers, employers, owners and society are regulated.

·Develop an awareness of the nature and significance of innovation and change within the context of business activities.

Business Studies is assessed through two written papers. It is offered to Upper Secondary Normal Academic/Express students.

Syllabus guide

http://www.seab.gov.sg/content/syllabus/olevel/2017Syllabus/7085_2017.pdf

For more information, please email:
cheong_wenxin_serene@moe.edu.sg

Principles of Accounts

Principles of Accounts

POA is a practical subject which prepares students for future career developments. The syllabus aims to develop an understanding of the principles and concepts of accounting and their applications in a variety of business situations. POA students will be able to:

·         Acquire knowledge and understanding of fundamental accounting concepts, principles, and procedures in the context of business aims and activities;

·         Develop skills in preparing and analysing accounting information;

·         Develop an understanding of the role of accounting in providing an information system for monitoring and decision making;

·         Develop skills of numeracy, information technology literacy, communication, inquiry, presentation and interpretation;

·         Develop attitudes of accuracy, orderliness and logical thought and an appreciation of professional ethics.


http://www.seab.gov.sg/content/syllabus/olevel/2017Syllabus/7175_2017.pdf
For more information, please email: 
Lim_yong_guan_roderick@moe.edu.sg

POA is offered to Upper Secondary Normal Academic and Express students and is assessed through a written exam comprising two papers.

Syllabus guide (Normal Academic)

http://www.seab.gov.sg/content/syllabus/nlevel/2017Syllabus/7088_2017.pdf

Syllabus guide (Express)

Retail Operations (RO)

This is a 2-year MOE-ITE Applied Subject that aims to equip students with the basic knowledge, skill and values relevant for employment in small, medium to large retail establishments. It covers the functional skills and knowledge in retail operations such as selling products and services, providing customer service, handling and displaying merchandise, managing stock inventory, performing cashier duties and after-sales service.

Students will have opportunities to practise retailing skills in simulated retail settings where a service oriented mindset, effective communication skills and teamwork – qualities valued by today’s employers – would be developed. There will be strong emphasis on hands-on learning and practical skills training, and developing professionalism as a retail service provider. Students will also observe and learn from real-world retail practices.

RO is offered to Upper Secondary Normal (Technical) students.

Syllabus guide

http://www.seab.gov.sg/content/syllabus/nlevel/2017Syllabus/IT04_2017.pdf


For more information, please email:

Programmes in 2019

Jan

·         National Cash flow competitions for Finance Leaders organised by NTU

·         ALP curriculum for Secondary 1

Feb

·         Friendship Bazaar

·         Young Inventors’ Award

·         ALP curriculum for Secondary 1

·         ALP curriculum for Secondary 2

March

·         Marketing in Action AEM @ Ngee Ann Polytechnic (Compulsory for Business Studies students and selected group of students)

·         ALP curriculum for Secondary 2

April

·         Meet the Entrepreneur Session 1

·         Youth Innovation Challenge organised by Singapore Management University

May

·         Outram Project Experiential Learning for Sec 1 & Sec 3 students

·         ALP day for Secondary 4 NT/NA students

·         Learning journey for Retail Operations students

·         Elective Modules for S2NT/S2NA/ S3NT/S3NA

·         Workshop for Secondary 3 and 4 students with Republic Polytechnic

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June

·         LCCI External Certification (For selected group of POA students)

·         Overseas Experiential Learning Programme for Secondary 3 students

·         Biz Wellness Competition organised by Republic Polytechnic

Jul– Sept

·         Learning journey for Business Studies and Retail Operations students

·         Secondary 2 Entrepreneurship Programme

·         Learning journey for teachers

·         Meet the Entrepreneur Session 2

·         ALP training workshop for all teachers

Oct - Nov

·         Fin Lit Outreach and Publicity Talks to Primary Schools

·         MYM and Cashflow interclass Secondary One and Two competition

·         National Financial Literacy Competition organized by Outram Secondary School

·         Internal showcase for Entrepreneurship programme

·         Design for Change Showcase

·         Financial Literacy Race organised by Republic Polytechnic

Achievements

2016

2017

Youth Innovation Challenge - Semi-Finalist

Youth Innovation Challenge

Best Innovation Award (Business) – Team Zelter

Best Social Impact Award – Team Soltrax

Champion Team – Team Zelter

https://iie.smu.edu.sg/YIC2017_winners

3rd position – National Cash flow Competition (NTU)

Financial Literacy Competition (Video Category) – First Runner-Up

Merit Award for National Pushcart Challenge

National Financial Literacy Race - First Runner-Up

Top 10 winner for National Financial Literacy Competition