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Business A Level

 

              

 

Business Studies

Which Teacher is in charge of the course?

 

Mrs L Gallo

Qualification and Exam Board

WJEC AS and A Level Business Studies

Subject Knowledge and Skills

Covered

The overall aim of the course is to enable you to develop an understanding of business concepts and theories through critical consideration of current business issues.   You will also develop a range of numerical skills and make justifiable decisions using both quantitative and qualitative methods.

 

Assessment format

 

 

 

AS Units:

·         Business Opportunities

·         Business Functions

 

A2 Units:

·         Business Analysis & Strategy

·         Business in a Changing World

 

 

What qualifications do I need to start the course?

Although it is very useful to have done GCSE Business Studies before tackling the AS course, many students starting from scratch enjoy the challenge of a new subject.

 

How can I use this course after Year 13?

It is ideal preparation for further study of Business or Management at degree level, entry onto vocational qualifications or direct entry into employment.

 

What else do I need to know?

At least a grade C in Maths and English would be desirable for students studying this course.

 

 

 

 

  

    For more information click on the following link:

    http://www.wjec.co.uk/qualifications/business-studies/