Business

Miss Lucy Miller (Head of Department) BA (Reading), PGCE (UWE) 
Dr Andrew Tytko BSc, PhD (Leeds), MA (Durham), PGCE (Kingston)
Mr Nicholas White MA (Cranfield), DipM

Business is offered at A level and the course is run by the AQA board.

The Modules leading to AS level qualifications are:

Marketing and Accounting and Finance 
People and Operations Management 
External Influences, Objectives and Strategies

A2 studies add depth to the work covered at AS and introduce a more critical and evaluative approach. At this level assessment is through examinations based on unseen case studies, the compilation of a business report and essay writing.

Minimum Requirements

A successful Business student will require a minimum Grade B in GCSE English Literature and a Grade C in GCSE Mathematics. Anyone considering studying Business will need to come to terms with both theoretical Business concepts and principles and their practical applications. They will need to use their imagination and common sense in suggesting solutions to everyday problems.