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AS and A2 Economics and Business at Ashington Community High School

Course description

AS Modules

Unit 1: Developing new business ideas

Unit 2: Business Economics

A2 Modules

Unit 3: International Business

Unit 4: The Wider Economic Environment

This course is ideal for those who wish to pursue their studies in the world of business and economics and for those who see some sort of future career in Economics/Business. You may wish to combine it with another subject as an aid to future career prospects

You may also wish to do it as a third of fourth choice to provide an interesting extra qualification.

Entry requirements

A grade B in GCSE English Language and Mathematics and GSCE Business grade C or above.

You will be expected to research and collect information independently other than what you learn in lessons. You will need to develop a sound understanding of current affairs and the current economic climate. This can be obtained from quality newspapers and other valid sources of information.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ashington Community High School directly.

Last updated date: 11 September 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years