Business Studies AS A2 at Bishop Stopford CE School
The course aims to make you aware of every aspect of modern day business, using examples of real business problems.
In A Level Business, you will consider a range of issues such as how a business makes its decisions, the information it needs and the constraints under which it operates. You will be able to develop a range of transferable skills which will be useful in the world of work or in higher education.
During Year 12 (AS) you will study:
- Planning & Financing a Business
- Managing a Business
You will be assessed by examinations only in AS Business Studies.
Unit 1 - 1 hour 15 minutes examination (Taken in January)
Short answer questions and extended responses based on a mini case study.
Unit 2 - 1 hour 30 minutes examination (Taken in May)
Compulsory, multi- part data response questions.
There are no additrional costs for Business Studies, apart from any visits associated with the course.
There are many opportunities for students who have studied Business Studies A Level, including a huge variety of higher education courses and employment opportunities.
Whilst all our courses are compatible with each other, the timetable may limit some combinations.
You are likely to be able to attend the Business Studies Conference in London, providing the opportunity to listen to a variety of speakers, ranging from entrepreneurs to business specialists.
For subject specific details please contact Head of Business Studies: firstname.lastname@example.org
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bishop Stopford CE School directly.