Exam Board – OCR

Qualification – Level 3

Entry requirements – Standard entry requirement

Course specification

An understanding of the business world is relevant to most job roles within the UK economy. This course is designed to provide students with the underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills associated with business activities. It will prompt research, investigation and review of many aspects of business, to promote an awareness of the career opportunities available.

Employment opportunities in business and retail business are very diverse and include roles in marketing, finance, production, retail and retail management.

This course is ideal for students who wish to develop their knowledge of business, with a view to enhancing their prospects for employment and further study.

Syllabus content:

  • Business objectives and strategy
  • External influences
  • Marketing and operations
  • Accounting and finance
  • The global business environment

Students are examined by:

  • Examinations