A Level Business is useful for a range of careers, as it is a subject which covers a wide variety of topics, including marketing and finance. It also gives you the opportunity to start using skills within the classroom straight into the working world, be it a part-time job or your own business.
What you will study
You'll develop a range of skills covering the following subject areas:
Marketing and people including:
Meeting customer needs
Marketing mix and strategy
Entrepreneurs and leaders
Managing business activities including:
Business decisions and strategy including:
Business objectives and strategy
Influences on business decisions
Global business including:
Global markets and business expansion
Global industries and companies (multinational corporations)
5 GCSEs 9-4 , including English Language and maths at grade 5
The majority of students progress to university degrees in a wide range of subjects such as Business Studies, Business Management, or a combined degree with Marketing or Economics.
Business will open your eyes to a wide range of job opportunities ranging from finance to marketing to management, whether you undertake a course at university or go straight into the work environment.