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GCE AS Level Business Studies at St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School

Course description

Course content

The topics include: Marketing Accounting and Finance Operation Management People External Influences Objectives and Strategies

Entry requirements

Advanced courses usually require a grade C or above in the subjects you wish to study. (Mathematics and Modern Foreign Languages may require a grade B).


In the version of the modular course currently being offered you will be expected to complete four module papers and coursework. Three of the module examinations are one hour in length and one is one and a half hours. The coursework assignment must be completed by April in the second year of the course.

Financial information

Future opportunities

GCE A2 Level Business Studies

Further information

Business Studies cannot be studied solely in a classsroom environment and there will be a degree of field work in local industrial settings. You will also be expected to complete a coursework assignment which will involve looking at a real problem in a work place or a comparison of a business activity in different settings.The course enables students to develop and sit modules at the appropriate time. You have opportunities throughout the course to re-sit and improve the marks gained during modular examinations. Resources required for study are freely available in the form of newspapers, journals and televised materials.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 12 months