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Business Studies A-Level at Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich

Course description

AS Business Studies

This course is designed to engage learners with the basics of business.  Concepts that will be covered are: [1] What is business? [2] Leadership & Management, [3] Introduction to the functional areas of Finance, Marketing, Operations and Human Resources, with a key focus on decision making processes.

Skill development

All learners will develop a skills set of A01- Knowledge & Understanding, A02- Application, A03- Analysis and A04- Evaluation.

A Level Business Studies

This full course is designed to engage and challenge learners further within the field of business theory.  Over the two year programme, students will build on the AS content as well as developing the understanding of the themes of ‘Strategy’ and ‘Managing Change’.

Skill development

All learners will develop a skills set of A01- Knowledge & Understanding, A02- Application, A03- Analysis and A04- Evaluation.

Entry requirements

Students require a grade B or above Maths and English GCSE, and, if it has been taken, a grade B or above in Business Studies GCSE.

Assessment

AS Business Studies

Two written papers (100%) with a combination of multiple choice, short answer and date response questions (all completed in Summer 2016).

A Level Business Studies

Three written papers (100%) with a combination of multiple choice, extended answer and date response questions (all completed in Summer 2017).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich directly.

Last updated date: 03 June 2015

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