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A Level Business

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 7131
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

What is business?

Managers, leadership and decision making

Decision making to improve marketing performance

Decision making to improve operational performance

Decision making to improve financial performance

Decision making to improve human resource performance

Analysing the strategic position of a business

Choosing strategic direction

Strategic methods: how to pursue strategies

Managing strategic change


Details

You will be taught using a variety of methods including group work, individual work, written projects, independent research and independent learning.

Trips will take place where there are sufficient numbers


How will it be delivered?

Paper 1:

What is assessed: All content above

• written exam: 2 hour

• 100 marks in total

• 33.3% of A-level weighting

Three compulsory sections:

• Section A has 15 multiple choice questions (MCQs) worth 15 marks.

• Section B has short answer questions worth 35 marks.

• Section C has two essay questions (choice of one from two and one from two) each worth 25 marks.

Paper 2: Business 2

What is assessed: All content above

• written exam: 2 hour

• 100 marks in total

• 33.3% of A-level weighting

Three data response compulsory questions worth approximately 33 marks each and made up of

three or four part questions

Paper 3: Business 3

What is assessed: All content above

• written exam: 2 hour

• 100 marks in total

• 33.3% of A-level weighting

One compulsory case study followed with approximately six questions


Entry requirements

GCSE Grade 5 in Business. If you have not studied this subject at GCSE level you will need GCSE Grade 4 in English Language or English Literature and GCSE Grade 4 in Maths

Your next steps...

This course teaches  you to apply your knowledge & analyse & evaluate evidence.

You could take a degree or apprenticeship in business studies or management, finance, accountancy, administration or a related area. You could work in a variety of businesses in a range of careers including management, marketing, sales, personnel, finance and accountancy.


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