UNIT 1: MARKETING & PEOPLE
In Unit 1 you will learn about dynamic markets, social media and online retailing, innovation and entrepreneurship.
UNIT 2: MANAGING BUSINESS ACTIVITIES
Unit 2 introduces you to business finance, the impact of economic uncertainty on businesses and the competitive environment.
UNIT 3: BUSINESS DECISIONS & STRATEGIES
In Unit 3 you will move from functions to strategy, exploring business decision-making, small business survival, managing change and scenario planning.
UNIT 4: GLOBAL BUSINESS
Unit 4 explores global business, investigating overseas markets, cultural and social differences and the impact of multinationals.
Year 1: 2 internal exams covering content Unit 1 & 2
Year 2: 3 external exams covering content from Unit 1 – 4
Business Studies A level is a useful introduction to the world of business for students planning to enter professions such as banking, accountancy, management services and human resources management.
It is equally beneficial for those progressing to higher education in other fields.
• Opportunity to attend a revision conference.
• Outstanding preparation for a business related degree with elements of accountancy economics, marketing and management.
• Insight into entrepreneurship and establishing a career in business.
In addition to our Programme Entry Requirements, applicants must also meet specific Course Entry Requirements:
Grade C in English Language and Grade B in Maths OR Grade B in English Language and Grade C in Maths