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Accounting AS and A level at Eastbrook Comprehensive School

Course description

The aim of the course is to enable students to understand and prepare accounts for every type of business from sole trade to limited company. Accounting involves decision-making skills related to financial affairs and the preparation of company reports. The course also includes an awareness of the effects of financial decisions on the environment, jobs and the life of the community. This subject should not be chosen in conjunction with Economics or Business. There is no course work with this course. 

Entry requirements

For AS Level students a prior knowledge of accounting is not required but it is essential that all prospective students obtain at least a grade ‘B’ at GCSE Mathematics and a ‘C’ grade in English 

Students will need to achieve at least a grade ‘D’ at AS level to be guaranteed progression on to the A2 course 


All assessment is through externally set examinations. Internal assessment will take place every half term

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Eastbrook Comprehensive School directly.

Last updated date: 12 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September