Business Studies AS/A Level at South Holderness Technology College
Business Studies is a subject which looks at the issues real businesses face. In the lessons students examine these issues in a fun and interactive way, learning about how to apply business theories and ideas to different contexts. Business Studies prepares students to enter the world of work by providing a detailed insight into the workings, problems, dilemmas and opportunities of the business world. It encourages students to adopt a balanced and questioning approach to studying, where the skills of being able to appreciate two sides of an argument are heavily promoted.
Characteristics of successful entrepreneurs
Identifying a business opportunity
Financing the new business idea
The World Economy
Decision Tree Analysis
Critical Path Analysis
A grade B in GCSE subjects is required for most A level programmes. Please speak to the sixth form subject teacher for specific details on course entry.
100% written examination
Business Studies is an ideal subject from which to pursue a related degree course in management, finance or accountancy, as well as an ideal qualification with which to enter a wide range of professions.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Holderness Technology College directly.