This A’ level is a 2 year course.
Exam board is Edexcel
Standard Entry Requirements
At least 5 relevant GCSEs at minimum grade of 3 B’s including English and Maths at grade 4 and above
Assessment of A Level
All exams are at the end of two years of study
Externally assessed examination. All exams are taken at the end of two years of study.
- What is business?
- Managers, leadership and decision-making.
- Decisions to improve performance in marketing, operations, finance and human resources.
- Analysing the strategic position of a business.
Paper 1 -2hrs. (Data response and essay)
Paper 2 –2hrs. (Data response and essay)
Paper 3 –2hrs. (Data response and essay)
Want to run your own business? Want to work in a large business environment? Want to learn how to make money? Want to learn about large brands? If your answer to any of these questions is YES, then THIS IS THE COURSE FOR YOU!
Popular careers for Business students going into employment or university include: Business Management; Marketing; Banking; ICT; Insurance; Retail Management; Accountancy; Human Resources and International Business.
A Level Revision conferences by experienced examiners are arranged each year. External trips include visits to the Jaguar Car Plant and a visit to the ASDA (George) distribution centre. Other trips in the past include visits to businesses such as Cadbury’s who have supported learning and the bringing of ‘real’ life situations to the class.