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Business Studies

Exam Board - AQA
Course Content
Methods of Assessment
What is Assessed
Paper 1
Topics 1-6 above
Written exam: 1 hour 30 minutes
Three compulsory sections:
Section A 10 multiple choice questions
Section B short answer questions
Section C two data response questions
Paper 2
All topics above
Written exam: 2 hours
Three data response compulsory questions
Paper 3
All topics above
Written exam: 2 hours
One compulsory case study followed by approximately six questions
Other Information
Students have the opportunity to visit actual businesses both in the UK and abroad to put theory into context.
Guest speakers from industry are invited to speak to students on alternative weeks.
Entry Requirements
GCSE 6 Business Studies or BTEC Merit of (if Business was not studied) GCSE 6 Maths