Business A-Level at Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy
Why Study Business?
Look around you, listen to the news, go shopping, take transport or listen to politicians, Business is all around us. The A level Business and Economics course unpicks national and international business and the economics of decisions made. This course gives you skills to set up and successfully run your own business and develops core business acumen to manage, organise and influence business on a global scale.
What does the course involve?
Theme 1 - Marketing and people: Students will develop an understanding of meeting customer needs, the market, marketing mix and strategy, managing people, entrepreneurs and leaders
Theme 2 - Managing business: Students will develop an understanding of raising finance, financial planning, managing finance, resource management, external influences
Theme 3 - Business decisions and strategy: This theme develops the concepts introduced in Theme 2. Students will develop an understanding of business objectives and strategy, business growth, decision-making techniques, influences on business decisions, assessing competitiveness and managing change
Theme 4 - Global business: This theme develops the concepts introduced in Theme 1. Students will develop an understanding of globalisation, global markets and business, expansion, global marketing, global industries and companies, (multinational corporations)
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy directly.