Beynon-Davies, P. (2009). Business Information Systems. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN
Provides information systems references.
Day, A. (2005). Mastering Financial Mathematics with Excel: A Practical Guide for
Business Calculations. 3rd edition. Financial Times/Prentice Hall. ISBN
If learners are having difficulty in understanding how to best use spreadsheets for
financial calculations then the above may be a useful reference and should be
available in the library.
Newbold, P., Carlson, W. and Thorne, B. (2009). Statistics for Business and
Economics. Pearson Education. ISBN 9780135072486.
This is one of various good books on statistics and their uses. Learners can read and
see how statistics are used in business.
● www.bized.co.uk: Bized provides a selection of teaching and learning resources
● www.revisionworld.co.uk: Free GCSE, AS, A2 (A Level) revision resources
● www.ons.gov.uk: Office for National Statistics
● www.statistics.gov.uk: UK National Statistics
Dawson, C. (2009). Introduction to Research Methods: A Practical Guide for Anyone
Undertaking a Research Project. How to Books. ISBN 9781845283674.
This is a useful text giving a practical, down-to-earth guide to learners at all
levels. There are many other books written for this area which are also useful
The use of possible websites will depend on the topic area for the research.
Unit 6: Business Decision Making (D/601/0578)
Newbold P et al – Statistics for Business and Economics (Pearson Education,
2009) ISBN: 9780135072486
Day A – Mastering Financial Mathematics with Excel: A Practical Guide for
Business Calculations (Financial Times/Prentice Hall, 2005) ISBN:
Beynon-Davies P – Business Information Systems (Palgrave Macmillan, 2009)
www.bized.co.uk Bized provides a selection...