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Business Studies A Level at Beal High School

Course description

If not achieved each student will be considered individually, the qualifications and grades that will be taken into account are:
 At least a B in Mathematics
 At least a C in English combined with a C in at least one of the humanities subjects
(Geography, History, Sociology and Religious Studies)
 BTEC merit or distinction in any subject

Course content

1 What is business?
2 Managers, leadership and decision making
3 Decision making to improve marketing performance
4 Decision making to improve operational performance
5 Decision making to improve financial performance
6 Decision making to improve human resource performance
7 Analysing the strategic position of a business (A-level only)
8 Choosing strategic direction (A-level only)
9 Strategic methods: how to pursue strategies (A-level only)
10 Managing strategic change (A-level only)

Future opportunities

Most Beal Business students go on to university to study Business Studies or a related degree like Marketing, Management or Accounting and Finance. Of course, a good A Level Business Studies grade counts towards most other degree courses.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Beal High School directly.

Last updated date: 05 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years