Business Studies - A Level at Bourne Academy
A Level Business Studies is excellent preparation for work and/or Higher Education, and is recognised nationally by universities and industry. Students wishing to follow the Business course do not need prior knowledge of the subject, but it would be beneficial.
The qualification prepares the student practically for the world of work by providing real opportunities to develop understanding and skills that can be applied in many work situations.. The local and national business environment is used as a resource for research and information gathered is used to produce case studies for assessment.
The course is designed to develop students' knowledge and understanding of:
• The practices and techniques used within marketing, finance, operations management, human resource management and the links between them;
• The processes, attractions and risks of setting up an enterprise;
• The relationship between business and the changing external environment;
• Social and ethical issues in business.
Completion of this course will enable you to access employment, such as accounting or higher education or a business based degree.
GCSE Maths Grade B or above;
GCSE Business Studies or Economics Grade B or an equivalent course (Merit in BTEC Level 2 Business)
would be beneficial
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bourne Academy directly.