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Business Studies at The Bramcote College

Course description

A-level Business Studies is a highly relevant and demanding course which will give students a perspective of the world from the point of view of the business. Students will be able to understand why certain decisions have been made and learn from the successes and failures observed in the business world. Throughout the 2 year course, students will develop a basic understanding that builds into an analytical appreciation of the way that businesses operate in today’s global economy.


In studying an A-Level in Business Studies students will develop a critical understanding of organisations, the markets they serve and the process of adding value, making them aware that business behaviour can be studied from the perspectives of a range of stakeholders


A-level Business Studies is a highly relevant and demanding course which will give students a perspective of the world from the point of view of the business. Students will be able to understand why certain decisions have been made and learn from the successes and failures observed in the business world. Throughout the 2 year course, students will develop a basic understanding that builds into an analytical appreciation of the way that businesses operate in today’s global economy.In studying an A-Level in Business Studies students will develop a critical understanding of organisations, the markets they serve and the process of adding value, making them aware that business behaviour can be studied from the perspectives of a range of stakeholders

Business Studies encourages students to acquire a range of important and transferable skills such as:

• Presenting arguments and making judgments and justified recommendations on the basis of the available evidence
• Manipulating data in a variety of forms and to interpret their results
• Recognising and solving problems and making decisions using appropriate business tools and methods
• Conducting research into a specific theme in preparation for one or more tasks
• Challenging assumptions using evidence that has become available

Entry requirements

5 x A*- C grades at GCSE.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 29 May 2014

Key information

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

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