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Business Studies at The Sir John Colfox School

Course description

In the first year you'll have two main learning topics. The first of those is called 'Planning and Financing a Business' and includes information on the different types of business structure and an introduction to money matters. In the second you'll build on that solid knowledge base with another two main learning topics. The first is titled 'Strategies for Success' and includes financial strategies to improve profits, strategies to take on the competition, operation strategies to improve products and for improving employee relations. The second topic is titled 'The Business Environment and Managing Change'. This helps you to plan the vision of the business, and how to deal with the impact of economic, cultural, political or technological changes on an organisation.

Entry requirements

Maths and English GCSE at A* - C should be achieved to follow this course. Students do not have to have studied GCSE Business Studies.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Sir John Colfox School directly.

Last updated date: 02 June 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years