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Business Studies (AS / A Level) at Middlesbrough College

Course description

This course will encourage you to develop a critical understanding of business organisations, the context in which they operate and the markets they serve. You will also gain an insight into the world of Business and how they operate both internally and externally.

Course content

AS- Marketing and People / Managing Business Activities Each unit is 35% of the total A-Level qualification. A2 – Business Decisions and Strategy / Global Business Each Unit is 30% of the total qualification.

Entry requirements

5 or more GCSE grade C and above including Maths and English. One GCSE must a grade B. If you do not have a Grade A to C in English and/or Maths, you will be required to continue studying these subjects as part of your Study Programme.


Written examination for all units.

Future opportunities

The College Careers Service is available to all our students. We can help you when deciding which course or option you wish to take. During your course we ensure you develop employability skills and gain relevant experience. We provide information, advice and support when completing your course and progressing to work or going into higher education. When applying for University we can provide support with the UCAS application and Student Finance. Students can progress to University. A Level Business Studies is a useful subject to study if you are interested in a business degree or a career in business.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Middlesbrough College directly.

Last updated date: 11 April 2016
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