Exam Board Specification
How the course is assessed
3 x 2 hours examinations at the end of the course.
Description of course
Theme 1 and 2 builds knowledge of core business concepts and applies them to business contexts to develop a broad understanding of how businesses work. Themes 3 and 4 require students to take a more strategic view of business opportunities and issues.
Higher education, future careers and progression routes
2017 Examination success rates:
Students must meet the Consortium minimum entry criteria for A Level courses, that is, a GCSE grade 4 or higher in English Language, grade 4 or higher in Maths (point score of 44.5 or higher).
To study A Level Business, students are also required to have a GCSE grade B/5 in a Business related subject or a grade 5 in English Language if no GCSE.
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