Accessibility links

Business Studies A Level at Waingels College

Course description

Anyone with a general interest in business structures, ethics, the economy, finance, marketing, human resources or management will enjoy the course. It helps students: develop a critical understanding of organisations, the markets they serve and the process of adding value; become aware that business behaviour can be studied from the perspectives of a range of stakeholders; acquire a range of skills including decision-making and problem-solving and be aware of the current structure of business and business practice.

Entry requirements

Standard entry requirements, plus a Grade 6 in Maths and English Literature or Language. A grade C is required if the student studied GCSE Business Studies.

Assessment

Exam (100%), Three exams (33.33% each)

Future opportunities

Business Studies can lead to a wide variety of potential careers. Students will gain insight into Marketing, Production Management, Accounting and Finance, Personnel and General Management. All of these may lead into related employment in a range of careers from Accountancy to Marketing and from Personnel Management to running a business.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Waingels College directly.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017

Key information

Venues