Business A-Level at King's Oak Academy
Learn what it means to run your own business. Set one up from scratch. Manage people, resources and accounts. React, predict and make use of a dynamic and changing business environment.
Unit 1: Planning and financing a business. Understanding how to be an entrepreneur, the skills they need and how to go about setting up a business.
Unit 2: Managing a business. Beginning to look at how to manage the different functions of business – sales, marketing, operations, finance and people.
Unit 3: Strategies for success. Exploring how bigger businesses develop different strategies and become successful global companies.
Unit 4: The business environment and managing change.Investigating the wider external and global environment businesses work within; leadership and managing organisational change.
Grade C in English and Maths. Also either GCSE Business Studies grade B or Distinction at Level 2 BTEC Business.
Previously externally assessed exams
Many students go on to study BSc/BA Hons degrees in business related subjects.
Accountants; marketing or recruitment specialists; financial advisors; project managers or business management positions in a variety of areas and industries.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King's Oak Academy directly.