Exam Board – OCR
Qualification – Level 3
Entry requirements – 5 x GCSEs at grades 9-4, including a grade 4 in English Language and a grade 4 in Maths.
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.
- Business objectives and strategy
- External influences
- Marketing and operations
- Accounting and finance
- The global business environment
Students are examined by: