Programmes of Study

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Three Applied Generals

Three A Levels

or

A Levels and Applied Generals

Four A Levels

or

A Levels and Applied Generals

 

Business: A Level

Business considers the interrelated nature of business activities and how they affect competitiveness and the markets in which businesses operate.  It identifies the influences on functional decisions and plans including ethical and environmental issues. It also examines how technology is changing the way decisions are made and how businesses operate and compete. Business will also assess the impacts on stakeholders of functional decisions and their response to such decisions

Subject Content:

  • The Role of Managers
  • Business Ownership
  • Marketing
  • External Influences
  • Stakeholders
  • Operational Objectives
  • Marketing Mix
  • Capacity utilisation
  • Financial Forecasting
  • The Economic Environment
  • Sources of Finance
  • Theories of Motivation