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Business Studies - AS/A2 Level at The Parker E-act Academy

Course description

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To apply for this course online you need to go to the Daventry Learning Partnership page.

This is one of the most varied and diverse subjects available, providing an insight into the many aspects of business and enabling learners to progress to Higher Education qualifications in Marketing, Finance, Business, Management, Human Resources and Economics. It's one of the most useful A Levels in preparing you for a career in business and management.

Course content

In year one, you'll look at Planning & Financing a Business, and Managing a Business. In year two, you'll examine Strategies for Success, The Business Environment & Managing Change. Exam questions are based on real world scenarios, such as global recession, the decline of British manufacturing and the impact of new technology, so it's important you maintain an up to date knowledge of business news by regularly reading newspapers, journals and web-based articles and are aware of how economic influences can affect business.

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at Grades A*- C (or equivalent) including GCSE English at Grade C or above.


Exam questions are based on real world scenarios.

Future opportunities

Employment, Higher Education or further study for a Professional Qualification.

Further information

Course Codes

AS Level (first year) LFTALEVEL FDAS

A Level (second year only - use this code if you have already completed your AS Level and would like direct entry into the second year) LFTALEVEL FDA2

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Parker E-act Academy directly.

Last updated date: 26 May 2015
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