The Coopers' Company and Coborn School

Business and Economics

Welcome to the Business and Economics Department

The Business and Economics department consists of three full time members of staff and one part time member of staff.

  • Jim Lockwood-Head of Department
  • Peter Garrod-Teacher of Business and Economics
  • Martin Kemp-Teacher of Economics and GCSE Business/Economics from Sept 2016
  • Rachna Carron -Assistant Head and Teacher of GCSE Business/Economics

We are a thriving department with a wealth of teaching experience. All students who are studying in the department have opted to do these subjects and both subjects continue to be very popular with students at both KS4 and KS5. Many of our students go on to study the subject at University You will gain a qualification in a rigorous highly regarded academic discipline. The department is part of the Social Studies Faculty and is based in R20. Most of our teaching takes place in the Sixth Form block in Rooms R8 and R9. The department is well resourced and makes extensive use of a wide variety of teaching materials and methods. There are very good facilities available within the department which allows our students to make full use of up-to-date economic and financial information.

Useful Web Links

A Level Economics & Business Studies Specifications

A useful website for a range of free business and economics resources