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Applied Business (GCE)Double award vocational A-level (equivalent to 2 A-levels)Or Single award vocational A-level (equivalent to 1 A-level) at The Broxbourne School

Course description

Applied Business is made up of twelve units. The first six of these are completed by the end of Year 12 and are equivalent to
a full A-level graded A - E. Usually, students continue to study through Year 13 gaining the full Double Award which is two A levels.

The six units studied in Year 12 are:
Single and double award
 People in Business
 Investigating Business
 Financial Planning and Monitoring
Double award only
 Meeting Customer Needs
 Developing a Product
 Career Planning

The six units studied in Year 13 are:
Single and double award
 Business Planning
 Managing People
 Managing Change
Double award only
 The Marketing Environment
 Marketing Strategy
 Promotional Activities

Entry requirements

Entry requirements to The Broxbourne School Sixth Form are based on both the average KS4 points achieved in the summer of year 11 and specific grades gained in subjects relevant to those that they wish to pursue in the Sixth Form. Students are expected to take four AS subjects and AS General Studies in Year 12 and should have demonstrated a consistently serious attitude to study.
To enter the Sixth Form to study 4 or 5 AS / A-level courses students should have achieved at least 5+ A* - C grades including English and Maths, must have demonstrated a consistently serious attitude to study and
• gained an average points score of 43 points or more and,
• achieved the entry grade B in the GCSE subject they wish to study at AS / A-level or in the case of subjects not taken at GCSE the entry grade in related subjects
• achieve at least an A in GCSE Maths to take AS level Maths

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Broxbourne School directly.

Last updated date: 07 November 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years