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Applied Business AS Level (AQA) Single at Lightcliffe Academy

Course description

Applied Business (Single/Double Award) - AS Overview: This course provides an insight into Business Management. It is a vocational course and students have the opportunity to visit various business organisations to gain an insight into their operations. Topics include Marketing, Finance and Human Resource Management. Assessment: The full two year course is structured into six or twelve units and the final award is determined from averaging the marks from all units. One third of the course is assessed through external examination and the rest through coursework.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Applied Business, which could lead you onto higher education, BTEC Higher Nationals or NVQ Levels 3 and 4 in areas of business such as business, management, economics and marketing. With further training, you could go into a job related to business, which could be through a trainee management scheme with a specific company. You could go straight into a job related to business as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you develop the basic knowledge and understanding about how a business works.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lightcliffe Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September