Business A level at Burntwood School
Over the two years this course helps you develop the skills needed to develop new business ideas, by examining how new and existing firms test ideas through market research. As well as marketing, you will consider the other aspects of managing the business, including learning a range of management tools to help you track your finances and make the most of your employees. In addition, you will investigate the issues considered by companies who trade internationally. You will also use data to assess the performance of a business and, with a pre-released theme, make decisions in the exam to help businesses become more competitive.
5 A* to C grade/Level 9-4 passes at GCSE level, including English and Mathematics.
Career opportunities include marketing, accountancy, finance, human resource management, ICT, business administration and operations management. The course will prepare you to take on a management role or run your own business in the future. Previous students have gone on to study: Business Studies, Economics and Marketing.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Burntwood School directly.