Business and IT Department

Subjects Offered

Principles of Accounts (P.O.A)

Principles of Business (P.O.B)


Information Technology

Computer Science (refer to sixth form)

Digital Media (refer to sixth form)

Entrepreneurship (refer to sixth form section)

Management of Business (MOB) – (refer to sixth form section)

Economics   (refer to sixth form section)


Criteria for CSEC

P.O.A– B Average in Mathematics

P.O.B – C+, Average in English Research skill and note taking skills are necessary

CXC Syllabus

Each Subject has a SBA Component which students must do

Continuing Studies in this field

These are prerequisite for UTECH and UWI for entry to

o Business Administration

o Management Studies

o Accounting

  • Information Science

Career Opportunities

  • Accounts Clerk
  • Clerks
  • Data entry clerks
  • Secretary
  • Chartered
  • Accountant
  • Business
  • Management
  • Auditing
  • Banking
  • Teaching
  • Computer Analysts



  1.  Students will be allowed to do EITHER eight (8) or nine (9) subject
  2. Please ensure that the subjects you select are the subjects and combinations needed to pursue a career in the field of your choice.
  3. To select Physics, Chemistry and Biology you need to have at least a 70% average in these subjects for the current school year. In addition, for Physics you need a 70% or over average in Mathematics.
  4. To select Principles of Accounts you must have at least a 70% average in

Business Studies and Mathematics.

  1. To select Principles of Business you must have at least a 70% average in Business


  1. To select Information Technology students must have a 70% average in IT and at least a 60% average for Mathematics.
  2. Students who select Food and Nutrition are advised to also select at least ONE

Science subject.

  1. Students who select Physical Education should select Biology, Human and Social

Biology or Integrated Science.

  1. It is very important that you are passing the subjects that you select. Select subjects that you are passing rather subjects which you like, or think you need for a particular career.

10. Please select your first and second choice subjects in each group from the options provided on the website after careful consideration and discussion with your parents/guardians.

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