Business A Level at Eaton Bank Academy
A qualification in Business provides evidence for employers of your ability to think analytically, communicate well, solve problems and successfully complete numerous and varied tasks. Business Studies is a subject that provides pupils with an excellent academic grounding in the business world, and in particular how companies, large and small, operate. It gives pupils a window into the world of business in that they learn about the internal workings of a firm, as well
At A-Level, the study of general business concepts, specific functional theories and practice (e.g. how does a business motivate its employees or draw up a cash flow forecast), and the development of skills needed to apply these can enormously enhance your career prospects in today’s fast-paced changing business world.
Managers, Leadership and Decision-Making
Improving Financial Performance
In Year 13, Students take a business leader’s perspective and crucial executive overview. The remainder of the A Level consists of a further four fascinating elements: Analysing the strategic position a business finds itself in, choosing a new strategic direction, Methods of pursuing a new strategic direction and how to manage a change of strategy. These elements are synoptic and draw upon all the other preceding units of the course. The Business environment and managing change also considers how companies use strategies to manage the effects of external factors (such as exchange rates, interest rates changes in the economic cycle) and is studied through a variety of actual real business contexts.
A qualification in Business Studies can be the first step in obtaining your Degree in a
range of Businessdisciplines. People with qualifications in Business can look forward to a career in awide range of areas such as Production Management, Market Research, Human Resources,Public Relations, Banking or other financial institutions, Recruitment or Retail Management. It can also be invaluable if you intend to become self-employed.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Eaton Bank Academy directly.