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Business Studies at Goffs School

Course description

Business Studies is about how different types of businesses are organised and run. Many aspects of the business world are investigated, encouraging students to ask such questions as:

  • What factors affect business decisions?
  • What internal problems can occur in a business?
  • How do the management ensure they run the business successfully?

    The course will suit students interested in the world around them.

Future opportunities

Business Studies can lead to a wide range of careers. It is an excellent stepping stone to the next level of academic study at university in a number of different disciplines. It will also provide you with a sound base for entering the business world of work, again in a wide range of fields. Business Studies is a subject particularly well suited to those who want to pursue a career in accountancy, banking, finance and commerce. However, other students choose Business Studies as a knowledge of business will help them in any future career.

Business Studies goes very well with almost any other A Level subject. Indeed, students choosing Business Studies study a wide range of other A Levels. Many students studying A Level Business Studies choose to pursue degrees in such areas as Business Studies, Accountancy, Marketing and Human Resources.

PROGRESSION TO UNIVERSITY

Subjects related to Business are the most popular choice of degree and are highly valued by employers. Courses include degrees in Accounting, Law, Human Resources, Marketing as well as Economics and Social Sciences. Many institutions also offer general Business Studies and Management courses.  A wide range of universities offer Business related courses, therefore entry criteria varies according to different universities.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 25 November 2016
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