Business Studies A Level at Holy Family Catholic High School
The General Certificate in Education for Business has been designed to form a qualification that provides theoretical knowledge and understanding of this particular area. This is an ideal qualification for those students who want a detailed understanding of businesses and develop critical thinking skills needed by industry. This course will allow students to progress to further education or employment.
Candidates for the AS/A2 Business will study 4 units (2 in Year 12 & 2 in Year 13). All units are externally assessed.
Year 12 Units of study:-
Unit 1 - Planning & Financing a Business
Unit 2 - Managing a Business
Year 13 Units of study:-
Unit 3 - Strategies for Success
Unit 4 - The Business Environment & Managing Change
Students who achieve this qualification will be fully prepared to enter a variety of Degree Level courses.
Students entering this course should have achieved grade C or above at GCSE. Skills in Mathematics, English and ICT will be particularly relevant. Many of the activities are group based and an excellent attendance level is essential.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Holy Family Catholic High School directly.