Applied Business AS/A2 at Magdalen College School
This course provides students with a broad introduction to the business sector and should encourage students to develop skills, knowledge and understanding in realistic business contexts, such as discovering the problems and opportunities faced by local business and/or organising an enterprise activity.
AS units: (Single and double)
INVESTIGATING BUSINESS (portfolio assignment)
PEOPLE IS BUSINESS (portfolio assignment)
FINANCIAL PLANNING AND MONITORING (external test)
AS units: (double award)
MEETING CUSTOMER NEEDS (portfolio assignment)
BUSINESS COMMUNICATION & INFORMATION SYSTEMS (external test)
DEVELOPING A PRODUCT (portfolio assignment)
A2 units: single and double award
Promotional Activities (portfolio assignment)
Managing People (external test)
Managing Resources (portfolio assignment)
If Business GCSE taken must have C or aboe
Career possibilities:A very useful qualification for those hoping to go into Business Administration and/or Management. Furthermore, the course is general enough to leave the student with a wide range of options when choosing Higher Education courses and careers in general
Business Studies combines effectively with arts, humanities or sciences. It can also be studied alongside an applied subjects such as ICT, Leisure Studies.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Magdalen College School directly.