Business Studies (A Level)

This course will benefit students who would like to progress on to university to study a variety of business, mathematical or law-related courses or equally, those who intend to move into employment following Sixth Form.

Entry Requirements

GCSE English and Mathematics at Grade C or above. Previous knowledge of Business Studies at BTEC or GCSE level is desirable but not essential.

How the course is taught

Teaching within this course varies. Teacher-led lectures are delivered, as well as group and independent study activities. Students will have the opportunity to visit multi-national organisations.

What areas are covered by the course?

  • What is Business?
  • Managers, Leaders and Decision Making
  • Marketing
  • Operational Performance
  • Financial Performance
  • Human Resources
  • Business Strategy

How is the course assessed?

All units are assessed through examination.

Career Opportunities

This course will help you move into Higher Education to study specific Business topics such as Advertising, Accountancy, Human Resources and Law. You will gain skills that will help you move into employment within organisations.