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Economics and Business Studies A2 Level (OCR) at Ryburn Valley High School

Course description

To help students understand the importance of seeing problems through different perspectives, working with others and contributing to the work of teams.To develop knowledge and critical understanding of internal and external influences on business behaviour.By direct observation and experience of the working world promote critical understanding of the co-operation and interdependence which participation in society entails.To develop literacy and numeracy skills through business situations and problems.To develop awareness of the nature and significance of innovation and change within the context of business.

Future opportunities

You could take this course with other advanced level courses such as Accounting to prepare for higher education in areas of business studies, marketing, accounting, finance, human resources or more general higher education courses.With further training, you could go into a job related to business studies, marketing, finance and accounting, human resources and public relations. You could also look at doing a trainee management course within a company to gain the skills, understanding and experience that they require so you can work at management level.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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