A-Level Programme - Business

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law

What will you be working towards?

Code 7107
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


A-level Business Studies will help you develop a critical understanding of business behaviour and knowledge of current business strategies and structures.


Some of the content covered includes: - 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

How will it be delivered?

Students will follow a programme which combines class teaching with small group work, discussion, video material, IT and research projects. Homework will be regularly set to aid learning and develop self-study skills. The course will be assessed by three 2 hour exams covering all content above involving, multiple choice, data response, short answers and essay questions.

Entry requirements

For the generic A-Level Programme you will need:

  • GCSE grade 4 or above in English Language and Maths, plus at least 3 more GCSEs at grade 5 or above

For this specific A-Level you will need:

  • 5 or more GCSEs at grade 5 and above including English, Maths and Business.
  • (If Business has not been previously studied then a 5 is required in a supporting subject such as Geography, RE, History)