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Accounting A Level at Beths Grammar School

Course description

Throughout the course you will need to acquire and demonstrate your ability to:

  • Produce full accounts for a business, using the double entry method, from various sources of information to the final accounts
  • Understand how accounts can be re-written if mistakes are made or information is missing
  • Interpret accounts and explain from the figures whether a business is doing well or not and why.
  • Develop quantitative data analysis and interpretation skills.
  • Analyse the importance of ethics in the context of managerial accounts

Course content

Paper 1

Written exam. 3 hours.

120 marks

50% of A Level

Questions

Three compulsory sections:

  • Section A has 10 multiple choice questions and several short answer questions. The section is worth 30 marks.
  • Section B has two structured questions each worth 20 marks. The section is worth 40 marks.
  • Section C has two extended answer questions each worth 25 marks. The section is worth 50 marks.

Paper 2

Written exam. 3 hours.

120 marks

50% of A Level

Questions

Three compulsory sections:

  • Section A has 10 multiple choice questions and several short answer questions. The section is worth 30 marks.
  • Section B has two structured questions each worth 20 marks. The section is worth 40 marks.
  • Section C has two extended answer questions each worth 25 marks. The section is worth 50 marks.

Entry requirements

Grade 6 in Mathematics and grade 6 in either English Language or English Literature

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Beths Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 02 February 2018
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