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Business Studies AS and A Level at Thomas Whitham Sixth Form

Course description

The world of business is vast and can be studied from watching TV, reading the news, work experience and studying how businesses operate around us. 

Business Studies at A Level can be combined with any other combination of subjects. 

Employers welcome students with the skills and knowledge acquired in Business Studies.

We look at real case studies and try out business activities in order to develop knowledge of the topics covered in business.  The aim is to encourage an interest in and understanding of business in its widest context alongside developing useful business skills.

Future opportunities

Business Studies can lead to a career in many areas. 

Directly it can lead to careers in Business Management, Banking, Insurance, Finance, Accounting, Administration, Retail, Leisure Services and Production Management. 

Business qualifications are useful, not just in industry but in many areas such as: the NHS, Local Government, Civil Service, charitable organisations and the voluntary sector.


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Thomas Whitham Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 22 November 2016

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