The business studies department offers traditional and applied courses at both gcse and a level, thus providing pupils with the opportunity to choose a course that best suits their the subject content is divided into two units with unit 1 examined in year 11 and unit 2 in year 12, together with the controlled assessment. Page 2 this document shows the grade boundaries for our modular edexcel gce as and a levels and applied gce qualifications for each set applied business as unit grade boundaries max mark a a b c d e u raw 72 65 59 53 47 0 ums 100 80 70 60 50 40 0 raw 50 44 38 32 27 0 ums 100 80 70. Through studying gcse business studies, students begin to understand current events in local, national and global contexts. Edexcel gcse applied business – wwwedexcelcom/applied business edexcel a-level applied business (single or double award) unit 1 – investigating people at work – 1 hour 30 minute examination unit 2 – investigating business – coursework unit 3 – investigating marketing – coursework unit 4 – investigating. A level gce applied business a level business students follow the gce applied business course offered by ocr this course is 67% coursework and 33 % exam based year 13 unit 1 creating a marketing proposal – portfolio unit 2 recruitment in the workplace – portfolio unit 3 understanding the business.
Gcse applied business (edexcel) in year 10 students will study the first of 2 units 'investigating how businesses work' this will be assessed via a piece of coursework completed in controlled conditions in year 11 students study their final unit 'financial records' which assessed via an examination btec level 2. To a level business, economics or applied business starting a business 2 marketing 3 finance 4 people in businesses 5 operations management assessment this unit will be assessed by an external written examination coursework, which means that for two-thirds of the applied business course you are in. This page contains information related to our legacy gcse applied business specification available in england and wales (taught from 2012) the final award for this our applied business subject specialists are on hand to answer any of your queries subject officer level 1/2 retail busines · business studies.
Gce in applied business september 2013 1 about these qualifications 5 11 the as gce 5 12 the advanced gce 5 13 qualification titles and levels 6 14 aims 6 15 prior learning/attainment 7 2 summary of content 8 21 as units 8 22 a2 units 12 3 unit content 16 31 as unit f240: creating a. Qualifications offered include gcse, as and a level, nvq and our btec suite of vocational qualifications, ranging from entry level to btec higher national diplomas unit 2: financial records unit 3: investigating people business and change unit 4: financial planning and forecasting gcse in applied business.
As level module 1: information and communication this unit is assessed entirely through coursework and requires the student to develop al business report using microsoft word, based on how information is communicated in an organisation module 2: software applications and tools this unit is assessed entirely. Applied business – advanced subsidiary and advanced level, 2015 examination 2 17 a2 unit 8 – business planning 62 18 a2 unit 9 – marketing strategy 68 19 a2 unit 10 – promotional activities 74 20 a2 unit 11 – the marketing environment 80 21 a2 unit 12 – managing people 83 22 a2 unit 13 – managing. Edexcel as and a2 level applied business sfcopy22 this as/a2 qualification gives students a great introduction to the world of business or, is the perfect extension to those who have studied gcse applied business students undertake 3 units in the first unit 2 investigating business students must create a proposal for.