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Business Studies A Level at Stationers Crown Woods Academy

Course description

YOU ARE Interested in learning how entrepreneurs run successful businesses and how to grab your own share of this success!

Course content

The chance to discover what makes our best known companies so successful. You will learn in a variety of different ways including visiting businesses, applying your research to ‘real life’ businesses, presenting information and discussing how companies have utilised the business theory you will learn. In Year 12 you will look at how to start and grow a business. In Year 13 you’ll look at how the external environment affects companies and the strategies they use to achieve their objectives. Assessment is 100% examination. Last year, 67% Business A2 students achieved A*, A or B in their Business Studies A Level.

Entry requirements

Grade C in English Language and Mathematics and Grade B in Business Studies or a Merit in BTEC First (if taken).

Future opportunities

A self-made businessman or woman! Business Studies links to the widest possible range of future careers but will specifically relate to jobs in Accountancy, Advertising, Banking, Consulting, Human Resources, Management, Marketing, PR or Stock Broking. Last year a vast majority of our Y13 students went on to study business subjects at good universities.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stationers Crown Woods Academy directly.

Last updated date: 15 June 2015

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