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Business Studies AS & A Level at St Anne's Catholic School

Course description

Would you like to be Alan Sugar’s next apprentice or try your chances in the Dragons’ Den? Business Studies is a subject, which has growing importance in today’s society.

Course content

We aim to offer a subject that gives students an in-depth understanding of all business operations and an awareness of the various disciplines and perspectives involved in the process of decision making. This gives an excellent foundation for students hoping to gain employment immediately after A levels as well as for those planning to continue their studies at university

As part of this course students study the exciting areas of marketing management, fi nance and personnel and gain some insight into how to make strategic decisions that shape the future of big corporations. The course encourages independent learning and in particular students are expected to use their own research to develop a greater understanding of large, multi-national organisations.

Entry requirements

Grade B and above in Business Studies GCSE required. If no GCSE Business Studies then the student must have a grade B in GCSE English Language.


The subject is assessed through written examinations

Future opportunities

This generic A level is applicable to every avenue of industry and will complement any degree course taken at university. It gives the students an insight into the world of business and knowledge that is relevant for careers in both the public and private sectors.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Anne's Catholic School directly.

Last updated date: 23 September 2016

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