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Business Studies AS/A2 at Stanborough School

Course description

Business Studies allows you to investigate how businesses are managed and the factors that influence their ability to be successful. The course enables students to gain crucial management skills. Areas of study include Marketing, Accounting and People in Organisations, including employment law. Also covered are external influences such as the European Union, operations management including Research and Development, and objectives and strategy, particularly in relation to growth.
With Business Studies it will be possible to enter a vocational career on leaving school or go to university. Many business university courses have joint honours e.g. Business and Finance, Business and Language and Business and IT. In the long run, Business Studies at AS/A2 gives a grounding for people who want to run their own business, join management fast track schemes or become the next Richard Branson!

Entry requirements

A*-C at GCSE, equivalent or similar subjectNot to be studied with EconomicsAPS: 40 or above

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 16 October 2014
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Key information

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