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A Level Applied Business Studies at The Whitby High School

Course description

This is an applied course in business so it involves learning by referring to the context of

actual businesses. You will need to learn to be good at assembling portfolio evidence of

your learning and enjoy being investigative. Good written and ICT skills will be an

important asset, but equally you must have an interest in the world of business and


Equally, since there is an externally examined component to this course you must also be

good at revising for exams and be prepared to work hard.

Units covered on this course are as follows, and you would be well advised to carry out

some research into these issues before making you choice to check that you have at least

some idea about what might be involved.

Entry requirements

Five A*-C grades at GCSE required.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 21 October 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years