You will learn about what businesses do and how they do it, what factors are likely to make businesses successful, and practical information about the legal and financial requirements of the business world.
In the first year you will look at how to plan and finance a business and techniques for successful management including Human Resources.
In the second year you will study strategies for business success, the global environment in which businesses operate and how they manage change.
A number of specifications will be changing and prospectus entries are based on information we have to date. This means that course content may be subject to change.
5 GCSEs at grade 4-9 (A*-C) including English + Maths
A Level Business Studies can provide a stepping stone into another field, perhaps onto a totally unrelated course. If you want to specialise, you could choose further study in Business studies, marketing or accounting.
The skills and knowledge developed by the course are highly valued by employers, and would be useful for progression to management training courses in banking, other financial institutions and retailing.