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Business Studies A Level at Riverside College Halton

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In Business Studies, you will literally do what it says! You will study businesses and how they operate, how firms market their products, how they manage their staff, and how they ensure that they make a profit. This course will provide you with the tools to think as a business manager and apply your ideas to the real world.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C or above (including Maths) including a minmum of 2 grade Bs, one to be in English Language.


The subject is assessed through examinations in each year which consist of a mixture of data response questions, case studies, reports and essays. There is no coursework component to the course.

Future opportunities

You could progress on to a BA Hons degree in Accounting and Finance, Business, Management, Marketing, Personnel Management or Teaching. Following this you could enter employment in a business environment in a senior administrative role.

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How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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