Business Studies


Head of Department: Mrs S Wiltshire
Level of teaching: Key Stage 5

Key Stage 3 (Years 7-9)

This course is not studied at Key Stage 3.

Key Stage 4 (Years 10-11)

This course is not studied at Key Stage 4.

Key Stage 5 (Years 12-13)

Course Code: A Level Business Studies AQA 7132
Exam Board Specification: http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/business-subjects/as-and-a-level/business-7131-7132

Students who take this course:
Students will need a Grade 5 in both Maths and English and a genuine interest in the business world and how it works. Previous study of business is not a requirement.

A Level Course Aims:
This course has been designed to provide students with a critical understanding of organisations and their ability to meet society’s needs and wants and help them to understand that business behaviour can be studied from a range of perspectives. Students will be made aware of the ethical dilemmas and responsibilities faced by organisations and individuals will acquire skills in decision making, problem solving, critical analysis and data analysis.

For more information on this A Level course, the subject requirements and specification, click here.

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