Business A-level at Springwood High School
This course is a broad based qualification that provides the opportunity for students to explore the world of business in a theoretical and practical way. By using research and investigation, students develop a range of transferable skills such as analysis, communicating clearly, making decisions, problem solving, prioritising their work and evaluation, while discovering the problems and opportunities faced by businesses.
Typical modules studied:
- Human Resources
- External Influences
Minimum GCSE grade: Grade B.
Additional requirements: Grade B in Maths.
Component 1: 1 written exam (2 hours) - 33.3% of A-level: multiple choice questions worth 15 marks; short answer questions worth 35 marks; 2 x essay questions (50 marks).
Component 2: 1 written exam (2 hours) - 33.3% of A-level: 3 x data response question 33% each.
Compnenet 3: 1 written exam (2 hours) - 33.3% of A-level: 1x compulsory case study and 6x questions.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Springwood High School directly.