A Level Business

Code: 1A106519W11

Course Information

09/09/2019 - 26/06/2020 (36 weeks)
Mon - Fri
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wood Street Campus

Fee Information

Free for 16-18 year olds (European Union)

If you are aged 19-23, please click here for further information on financial help that may be available to you.

If you are aged 19 or over please click here for further information on the financial help available to you. This course is eligible for Advanced Learner Loan.

Course Fee

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This course is for 16-19 year olds who have an interest in studying the world of business. The focus is on being a good decision maker. Students should have sound literacy and numeracy skills, and should be interested in current affairs broadly as well as developments in the business world and the economy. The ability to question and debate will be key to success in this subject.

General Qualifications: For 3 A Level subjects you require between 5 and 6 GCSEs grade A*-C (8/9-4/5) in academic subjects, taken at one sitting. Specifically for Business you will require a minimum of a Grade 5 in English Language and a Grade 4 in Mathematics.

Decision making, managerial skills and problem solving techniques are a major part of this subject. Specific topic areas covered will be management, leadership and decision making, what is business?, marketing, operations management (production), finance and accounting, human resources, strategic position analysis, strategic direction, pursuing strategies and managing strategic change.

Assessment will be by examination (3 written papers at the end of the second year). The examinations papers comprise of multiple choice questions, case studies, data response, short answer questions and essays.

On successful completion of the course you will achieve an A Level in Business. This is an academic A Level and is accepted by all good universities.

Please complete an application form and return it to the College, either online, by post or in person at the Wood Street Campus. References will be required from your previous educational establishment.

Yes, you will need to be interviewed by a tutor.

You will need to buy text books.

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