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Business Studies A-Level at Wymondham High School

Course description

This is an ideal course for those wishing to follow a career in business. It will encourage you to develop a critical understanding of business organisations and how they operate. You will not only study businesses which operate locally and nationally, but also in European and global markets. Business behaviour is viewed from a variety of perspectives including the customer, manager, creditor, owner/ shareholder and the employee. Topical issues such as those relating to the environment, the maintenance of ethical standards and the economy are also considered.

Entry requirements

Wymondham High prefers students taking this course to have a genuine interest in the world of Business with GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above. Good Literacy and Numeracy skills will be needed throughout. Although it may be a slight advantage to have studied GCSE Business Studies, it is not a requirement. The majority of students begin at AS/A-level.

Future opportunities

Students with degrees in Business Studies have gone on to the following types of career or started their own businesses: Accountant; Advertising Executive; Bank/Building Society Manager; Marketing Executive; Human Resource Manager and Retail Manager.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 24 June 2015

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