Business Studies at Shrewsbury Sixth Form College
AS Year 1
* Planning and Financing a Business - the planning involved in setting up a business Overview of activities involved in starting a business, resources required, financial implications etc.
* Managing a Business - once the business is up and running this is about how you manage it Managing the following: People, Operations Management/ Production, Finance and Marketing.
A2 Year 2
* Strategies/Planning for Success Looking into strategies/plans to achieve success in the four areas mentioned above, measuring business performance, i.e. how well is the business doing?
* The Business Environment and Managing Change External influences that affect a business - economic, political, legal, social and ethical. The Management of Change - every business goes through changes and this looks at how this is managed. This is mainly national/multi national businesses.
5 GCSEs at C grade or above with at least a D grade in Mathematics and English Language.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shrewsbury Sixth Form College directly.