Business studies is followed by some students at key stage 3 and offered at gcse, as and a2 level the business studies department has also the applied a level is particularly suited to those students who want to specialise in business studies and enjoy working on coursework the vocational style of learning relies. A2 ict coursework practical issues involved in the use of ict in the digital world info4 project guide authors / contributors whitby community college and fyling hall school, north yorkshire wendy banks paul armstrong whitby community college, north yorkshire kathryn shaw aqa riverside college. Through studying gcse business studies, students begin to understand current events in local, national and global contexts what will i study you will study 4 units over two years, two of these are at as level and the other two are at a2 level all 4 units are exam based, there is no coursework where will it lead. We follow the edexcel business studies gcse syllabus – for the specification, key materials, past papers and answers and overview this gcse specification requires examined in june 2012 a note regarding assessment overall: each of the as and a2 units are examined externally, there is no coursework element. Well structured buss4 essays which answer the question set and demonstrate the required skills invariably score very highly this buss4 essay planning template.
Porthcawl comprehensive school provide business studies in there curriculum at key stage four and five level. A2 unit 9 website design and management a2 unit 10 multimedia technology a2 unit 11 application software development a2 unit 12 visual programming a2 unit 14 implementing a business solution this booklet will give you advice on preparing for these a2 coursework. Coursework is a great way to hoover up as many marks as possible before your exams: here's how to do the best possible job. Covering business in a global context, the edexcel international advanced level in business studies is designed to be studied over two years, with the option of a one-year as level course the specification is available for teaching in international centres only and offers 100% external assessment with no coursework.
Opportunity for focused study at a2: marketing, accounting, people in organisations and production simple, straightforward assessment, with no coursework popular case-study approach to assessment is retained excellent preparation for further study at degree level or for any kind of commercial career find out how the. Students starting gce applied business in september 2016 will be the final cohort to take this specification final certification will be in summer 2018 with a resit opportunity for a2 in summer 2019 this 3 unit award offers an introduction to business and is appropriate either as a complementary vocational course for.
The baccalaureate and beyond study from the national center for education statistics at the us department of education contains a nationally representative set of transcript data from colleges and university graduates in the 2007–2008 academic year, the latest year for which such data are available. Business decision-making case study a2 modules 4 and 5: marketing and accounting and finance, people and operations management either or unit 5w 1½ hours 15% of the total a level marks unit 5c project 15% of the total a level marks business report and essay any a2 module(s) coursework project. D2 hannah jackson unit 8 the final accounts should be a true reflection of the financial state of a business on a particular date, however, there are several ways that a business can make its final accounts look good or even bad, therefore i'm going to talk through the different ways on accounts that can make a business.