Applied Business AS/A2
Government funding available
To take into account
Due to the analytical nature of this course, both Maths and English GCSEs at grade C or above are strongly recommended. Business Studies GCSE is not essential, but would be an advantage.
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Applied Business gives students the opportunity to learn, demonstrate and apply key business techniques to real life businesses which is ideal for future entrepreneurs
A2 Applied Business students working with Canon UK
What will I study on this course?
This course covers a wide range of business topics including:
- Enterprise and Business Planning
- Promotional Planning
- Project Management
- Financial Planning
- Team working
How is this course assessed?
This course is a mixture of coursework (66%) and exam (33%). Students will complete 2 research assignments and 1 external examination in the June of each year of the course.
What kind of student will do well on this course?
You will enjoy this course if you would like to:
- Complete coursework
- Do presentations and pitches
- Developan understanding of how businesses work
- Completing independent research
Students should have good organisational skills and be able to meet deadlines.
The examination board for this A Level is AQA.