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Business Studies at Denefield School

Course description

Year 12 students study two modules which cover:

  • Planning and financing a business - Studentsinvestigate starting up a small business andgaining financial backing.
  • Managing a business -

    Year 13 students study two modules which cover:

  • Strategies for success - Students look at thecore themes of setting objectives, measuringperformance and devising strategy by focussing on finance, operations, marketing, human resources and departments within a business. This unit is externally examined and will be based on a case study issued in the examination.
  • The business environment and managing change - Students look at the relationship between businesses and external factors through the study of the business environment and managing change. This unit is externally examined and will be based on a pre-releasedresearch task.

  • Entry requirements

    To study the full range of AS Level subjects you will need to have achieved an average of 46 points from your GCSE qualifications (mostly B grades +) and, a minimum of B grades in science and/or mathematics should you be applying to study these subjects.

    How to apply

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

    Last updated date: 12 June 2014

    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 2 years