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Jacaranda Business Studies in Action

For the NSW Stage 6 Syllabus

The trusted market leader updated with new content and case studies to engage students of all abilities and help them achieve exam success.



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A trusted market-leading series

The Jacaranda Business Studies in Action series is used in over 80% of NSW schools.

Accessible for every student

Depth for middle and high ability students – without sacrificing understanding for all students.

Currency and relevance

New content and real-world case studies (e.g. Kathmandu, Neurofen) throughout.

Preparing students for exam success

Extensive exam support throughout the student text. PLUS the HSC course now includes studyON, our online exam, study, revision and practise tool – for FREE!

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  • Series features

    The latest editions of Jacaranda Business Studies in Action include these key updates:

    • Rigorous adherence to the content of the Stage 6 Business Studies Syllabus, including greater emphasis on learn tos as well as learn abouts
    • Fully updated with new Snapshots, BizFacts and statistics to ensure currency, plus topical case studies that reflect business in the real world
    • Jacaranda’s unique exam preparation tool, studyON, is now included and fully integrated within the HSC Course for greater value for money
    • HSC ‘key process verbs’ are colour-coded and used in graded questions throughout the text that appeal to all levels of learners
    • Clear explanations and useful visual learning aids help explain complex business concepts

  • Formats

    Jacaranda provides a range of format options to allow teachers to teach their class their way.

    Print


    Printed textbook with free digital code inside

    eBookPLUS


    The eBookPLUS is electronic version of the student text that also includes a range of digital resources

    eGuidePLUS


    The eGuidePLUS includes everything from the eBookPLUS plus additional resources designed for teachers

    PDF


    Downloadable PDFs available with eBookPLUS

  • Authors

    Stephen Chapman

    Stephen Chapman is an active teacher, author, HSC marker and consultant, with 28 years’ experience as a classroom teacher and head teacher. He has authored/co-authored 24 textbooks in the areas of Commerce, Business Studies and Economics. He has won awards for teaching excellence and pedagogical writings, as well as a Commonwealth Parliamentary Teaching Fellowship. As a consultant, he works with schools to develop teaching programs and educational resources.

    Rosalinda Gallina

    Rosalinda Gallina is a teacher of Business Studies, Legal Studies, Commerce and Business Services, with over 14 years’ teaching experience. She is a Business Studies HSC marker and has been the co-convenor of the Business Studies Trial HSC Examination paper for the Catholic Secondary Schools Association NSW for three years. She also lectures and presents at student workshops on HSC Business Studies.

    Michael Doherty

    Michael Doherty has been teaching for almost 30 years. He has taught HSC Business Studies since its inception and has been an HSC marker and Judge marker. He has presented at both student workshops and teacher conferences. As an author, he has written articles for The Sydney Morning Herald’s Preparing for the HSC series and the Economic Literacy Centre’s Business Studies Review.

    Mohan Dhall

    Mohan Dhall is a teacher and author. He trains teachers at University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) in Business Studies, Legal Studies, Economics and Commerce methods. His experience of business extends to running three companies — the Australian Tutoring Association (ATA) and Global Tutoring Association (GTA) as well as Mohannah Education. The business principles he writes about are based on his experience of working in business and working with large and small companies both onshore and offshore.

    Cassy Norris

    Cassy Norris has 34 years’ experience as a classroom teacher and head teacher of Social Sciences, and is a former coordinating senior HSC marker in Business Studies. Currently she is Principal of Ryde Secondary College. She has co-authored textbooks in Commerce, Business Studies and Geography, and has written teaching resources for several educational departments and programs. She has also contributed to syllabus evaluation and development with the Board of Studies.

    Natalie Devenish

    Natalie Devenish is a teacher of Business Studies, Economics, Legal Studies and Commerce, with over 15 years’ teaching experience. She has been an HSC marker for seven years and has completed a Masters in Education. She has co-authored three textbooks in the areas of Business Studies and Commerce. Natalie has a specific interest in the development and implementation of literacy strategies to support student learning.

  • Offers and complementary products

     

     

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    Get studyON, our exam study, revision and practise
    tool, for free!

    Now free and fully integrated with the HSC course, studyON is our interactive and highly visual online study, revision and exam practice tool. With many features such as access to official past exams, videos, interactivities, auto-marked questions and progress tracking tools, studyON packs in so much more than a traditional print study guide.

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Jacaranda's Business Studies in Action series

The Jacaranda Business Studies in Action series is available in a print with digital or digital-only format to allow teacher to teach their class, their way.

  • Print + eBookPLUS

    Jacaranda Business Studies In Action NSW Preliminary Course 5e

    Title: Business Studies in Action Preliminary Course 5e eBookPLUS & Print
    ISBN: 9780730356394
    Publication date: September 2018
    RRP: $89.95

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

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  • eBookPLUS

    Business Studies in Action Preliminary Course 5e eBookPLUS

    Title: Business Studies in Action Preliminary Course 5e eBookPLUS
    ISBN: 9780730356455
    Publication date: September 2018
    RRP: $59.95

    The eBookPLUS is the electronic version of the student text that also includes a range of digital resources.

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  • eGuidePLUS

    Business Studies in Action Preliminary Course 5e eGuidePLUS

    Title: Business Studies in Action Preliminary Course 5e eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730356424
    Publication date: October 2018
    RRP: $114.95

    The eGuidePLUS includes everything from the eBookPLUS plus additional resources designed for teachers.

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  • Print + eBookPLUS + studyON

    Business Studies in Action NSW Stage 6 HSC course 6th Edition

    Title: Business Studies in Action HSC Course 6e eBookPLUS & Print + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730365631
    Publication date: July 2018
    RRP: $89.95

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

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  • eBookPLUS + studyON

    Business Studies in Action HSC Course 6e eBookPLUS

    Title: Business Studies in Action HSC Course 6e eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730366423
    Publication date: July 2018
    RRP: $59.95

    The eBookPLUS is the electronic version of the student text that also includes a range of digital resources.

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  • eGuidePLUS

    Business Studies in Action HSC Course 6e eGuidePLUS

    Title: Business Studies in Action HSC Course 6e eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730356349
    Publication date: August 2018
    RRP: $114.95

    The eGuidePLUS includes everything from the eBookPLUS plus additional resources designed for teachers.

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What are teachers saying about the Business Studies in Action Stage 6 series?


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    “Jacaranda has a great combination of educational material. The videos, pictures and questions are interesting with scope for adding notes and more. All sections have logical breaks with relevant material and questions to engage learners.”

    ASMITA DOSHI
    Teacher, Asquith Boys High School

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    “Jacaranda resources “rock” because they are thorough, happening, detailed, engaging and provide students with meaningful memorable moments of learning. I find the resources fully functional and content-rich, with great experiential activities that allow learners to optimise the depth of their development and education.”

    ZACHARY PEDICINI
    Teacher, Marist College North Shore

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    “We believe that they are the best in the market and they explain the concepts particularly well.”

    MICHAEL BELLAMY
    Head of Department, Mt St Joseph School

Want more from Stephen Chapman?


Our Business Studies in Action author, Stephen Chapman, has written a two part guest-blog series to help Business Studies teachers foster a renewed engagement in the classroom. Click below to download now!