School Alerts
Home / Business


Business Studies is about

  • Business courses give you a broad overview of how the commercial world operates. They cover the areas of markets, customers, finance, operations, communication and information technology, and business policy and strategy. Business issues are often addressed at a European and international level with an appreciation of the causes and effects of economic and other external changes.
  • You will develop critical thinking and analytical skills, alongside familiarity with evaluative techniques a creative problem-solving approach and sound, logical decision-making skills; numeracy and the ability to research, interpret and use business and financial data and information.
  • You will build skills in the areas of self-reliance, initiative and the ability to manage time, projects and resources.
Downloadable PDFs:
Year 11 into 12 Transition work for Business A-Level