Business - Applied Business A-Level at George Salter Academy
This applied A-level Business course is ideal for students who want to take more responsibility for their own learning . Focused on the real world of work and everyday life, it is an active and enjoyable way to not only gain valuable insights into current business practice but also to develop the key, work related skills that employers and universities increasingly demand.
Progression routes from this course
Applied A-level Business is an ideal qualification for students who want a broad background in business to enter further education, training or employment in the following business related careers: marketing, Accounting and finance, human resources or operations management.
Unit 1: Creating a Marketing Proposal
Unit 2: Recruitment in the Workplace
Unit 3: Understanding the Business Environment
Units 1 and 2 are assessed through a coursework portfolio. Unit 3 is assessed through a 90 min external examination based on a pre-released case study.
Unit 9: Strategic Decision Making
Unit 10: A Business Plan for the Entrepreneur
Unit 17: Promotion in Action
Units 10 and 17 are assessed through a coursework portfolio. Unit 9 is assessed through a 90 min external examination based on a pre-released case study
Four GCSEs at grade C or above, including English Language and Mathematics. You don’t need to have studied Business Studies previously at GCSE.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact George Salter Academy directly.