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Business Applied

Why study Business Applied?

By studying Business Applied at A Level you will develop your business skills and learn how to work within a business environment.
This course is for students who wish to broaden their knowledge of Business Studies and take it further through higher education and in their careers. 

What will I study?

At A Level, Business Studies you will have the opportunity to study the following GCE courses:

AS Level

Students will learn from the following units:
  • Creating a Marketplace Proposal
  • Recruitment in the Workplace
  • Understanding the Business Environment

A2 Level

Students develop what they have learnt at AS Level through units:
  • Strategic Decision Making
  • Promotion in Action
  • A Business Plan for the Entrepreneur

How is the course assessed?

Over the 2 year course students will be assessed through the completion of two extended pieces of coursework and one examined unit in each year. 

What grades do I need to study Business Applied at HSC?

To take this course students will require at least a merit in Business Level 2 or four A* to C grade passes at GCSE. As well as this students must have the ability to conduct research and analyse it as well as an interest in business.