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Economic and management sciences

Grade 6

Your own business venture

Module 13

Marketing your product

  1. To display our product
  • Make a poster displaying a sample of your card, some decorations and the prices.

Activity 1:

To evaluate and recommend our own product

[lo 3.1]

  • What hints and recommendations do you have with regard to your own decorations and cards, should you have to start again? Discuss this in class and write down any positive as well as negative remarks in the space below.

2. Creation of prosperity/jobs

  • The results of productivity are the creation of wealth and creation of employment . When the business grows and expands , employment is provided and the products / services are distributed .

What are the requirements for a successful product?

  • There is a demand for the product or service.
  • The business makes a profit from selling the product.
  • The business earns respect and admiration.
  • The owner creates job opportunities and employs more people.
  • The product or service is offered in more than one place.
  • Making the product requires skill and knowledge that other people may want to acquire.

3. Advertising and marketing

  • The learners in the other grades have noted what you are selling when they attended your exhibition. In what other ways can you advertise your product, e.g. at a neighbouring school? Discuss in groups.

Activity 2:

To do market research on the requirements for a successful advertisement

[lo 4.3]

  • Bring examples of local advertisements to the school for discussion. What are the requirements for successful advertisements? Discuss and list.

Activity 3:

To design an advertisement for a magazine

[lo 4.3]

  • Design a pamphlet that advertises your business.

Activity 4:

To design an advertisement to be broadcast on radio

[lo 4.3]

  • Work in a group and design an advertisement for your business that can be broadcast on radio.

Activity 5:

To compare the advantages and disadvantages of entrepreneurship

[lo 4.1]

  • S ubject: Being an entrepreneur has more advantages than disadvantages.
  • Write down what you think of this statement and have a class discussion on the advantages and disadvantages linked to being an entrepreneur:


Learning Outcomes(LOs)
LO 3
SUSTAINABLE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENTThe learner will be able to demonstrate knowledge and the ability to apply responsibly a range of managerial, consumer and financial skills.
Assessment Standards(ASs)
We know this when the learner:
3.1 understands and participates in the production process, from raw materials to final products, including waste products.
LO 4
ENTREPRENEURIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLSThe learner will be able to demonstrate entrepreneurial knowledge, skills and attitudes.
We know this when the learner:
4.1 analyses personal strengths and weaknesses in becoming an entrepreneur;
4.2 identifies a variety of possible business opportunities in the community (school co-operatives, sports, entertainment, tourism);
4.3 designs an advertising campaign to promote a product that will generate a profit.

Questions & Answers

what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
yes that's correct
I think
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
How we are making nano material?
what is a peer
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
What is STMs full form?
scanning tunneling microscope
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
what school?
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
anyone know any internet site where one can find nanotechnology papers?
Damian Reply
sciencedirect big data base
Introduction about quantum dots in nanotechnology
Praveena Reply
what does nano mean?
Anassong Reply
nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
do you think it's worthwhile in the long term to study the effects and possibilities of nanotechnology on viral treatment?
Damian Reply
absolutely yes
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
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