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Business Studies A Level at JOSEPH LECKIE ACADEMY

Course description

Students are introduced to A level business concepts & how to apply them to business contexts in order to develop a broad understanding of how businesses work; as well as looking at specific marketing factors.  Students will investigate the financial element of a business whilst gaining an understanding of forecasting.  Economic influences are also covered.

They also gain an understanding of business decisions & strategies that are put into place.  Students are encouraged to use an enquiring, critical & thoughful approach to their studies.

Entry requirements

Minimum of 5 A* -C grades / grade 5 (new grading structure) at GCSE or equivalent with English & Maths.  Merit or equivalent in your chosen study subject is preferred.

Assessment

Structured into 4 themesd & consists of 3 externally examined papers.  Students must complete all assessments in May/June of second yea of study - this means assessment is linear.

Future opportunities

This A level will get you started in business & give you the relevant skills & knowledge required to progress to higher education. 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact JOSEPH LECKIE ACADEMY directly.

Last updated date: 14 December 2017

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