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International A' Level Business Edexcel Course

Enrolment Fee £450.00

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Course Description

This International A' Level Business Course with Edexcel will help you develop an enthusiasm for studying business and allow you to gain a holistic understanding of business in a range of contexts. You will develop a critical understanding of organisations and their ability to meet society’s needs and wants.

You will acquire a range of relevant business and generic skills, including decision making, problem solving, the challenging of assumptions and critical analysis.

UCAS points: Yes

Hours required: 360

Support: 2 years

Course code: YBS11

What can you do with A' Level Business?

The skills you gain from A' Level Business will allow you to go into Industries as diverse as chemicals, utilities, fashion, health, grocery and construction. All these require managers with a clear understanding of systems, efficiency and operational issues.

If you are looking to progress onto University, students in the past have taken subjects in marketing, finance, human resources, computing/ICT and international business management.

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Modules

AS Level

Candidates for the Edexcel International AS Level Business study the following topics:-

  • Meeting customer needs
  • The market
  • Marketing mix and strategy
  • Managing people
  • Entrepreneurs and leaders
  • Planning a business and raising finance
  • Financial planning
  • Managing finance
  • Resource management
  • External influences

The AS level consists of two examinations papers.

Full A' Level

Candidates for the Edexcel International A' Level Business study the ABOVE AS Level topics and the following:-

  • Business objectives and strategy
  • Business growth
  • Decision-making techniques
  • Influences on business decisions
  • Assessing competitiveness
  • Managing change
  • Globalisation
  • Global markets and business expansion
  • Global marketing
  • Global industries and companies (multinational corporations)

Previous Knowledge Required

There are no previous entry requirements for this course, however students are expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.

What support do we offer with your A' Level Course?


Before you start your tutor will contact you to welcome you and, if you’re new to Learn Now, help you understand what study will be like. They’ll also clarify how and when they can be contacted, and how quickly they will respond to you.

Once you’ve started your tutor will mark and provide feedback on your assignments and support your progress throughout the course.


Assessment

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations at an Edexcel approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

Enrolment Fees

You can enrol online today via the website or if you would prefer to speak with one of our team first, please let us know.


Course

Payment Method

Initial Payment

Monthly Instalment

Total Payable

Full A' Level

Pay in Full

£395.00

Nil

£395.00

IAS or IA2

Pay in Full

£295.00

Nil

£295.00

Awarding Organisation

Edexcel was formed in 1996 by the merger of the Business & Technology Education Council (BTEC), the country’s leading provider of vocational qualifications, and the University of London Examinations & Assessment Council (ULEAC), one of the major exam boards for GCSEs and A levels.

In the UK, Edexcel work with more than 5,000 secondary schools, 450 further education colleges, 70 higher education institutions and more than 700 employers and training providers. As the company responsible for marking the national Key Stage 2 and 3 tests, they are also now working with 20,000 junior schools. Internationally, Edexcel operate in 112 countries and every year more than four million people trust their respected learning programmes and qualifications.

Specification code

AS Level Business: XBS11
A' Level Business: YBS11




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