'Learn from your mistakes, only work with people who share your vision and culture and most importantly, focus on your customer' - Alan Sugar
For those aspiring to own their own business or interested in how a successful business works, consider taking your A Level Business Studies online with us. You could be the next Lord Sugar…
Explore the rules and strategies of business management, methods of marketing and the importance of relationships with customers.
An insightful course with a flexible approach.
We also offer the option to have your exams included, to make things simpler for you:
Once you have succesfully completed your course and taken and passed your exams, you will recieve your fully recognised EdExcel Business Studies A Level.
For your reference the qualification code is: 9BS0
To achieve the full Business Studies A Level you must take the A Level exams. You will be responsible for booking your exams. We can help you to find your nearest exam centre and we have 7 recommended exam centres across the country. You can contact us for help with this whenever you are ready. To include exams see our A Level Business Studies inc Exams
These 3 paper-based exams will be assessed across the four themes. A more detailed breakdown of the exams details is provided below:
This course does not contain your exam fees.
You have 2 years to complete this course. Your only deadlines are the A Level examinations, which take place in June. You can book onto these examinations whenever you are ready and we can provide you with a list of exam centres to help you with this. Students are advised to contact Pearson Edexcel exam centres well in advance of their intended exam dates, as cut-off dates sometimes change.
This course enables you to study for an A Level in Business Studies by distance learning at home or at work. Your course materials will be sent by post or via email, you choose! Full tutor support will be available via email, so help is only a click away! Your course pack will include self-assessment exercises and tutor-marked study questions, so you can monitor your progress.
Upon successful completion the exams of you will receive an A Level in Business Studies issued by Edexcel.
You will be responsible for booking these exams yourself or you can see our A Level Business Studies inc Exams
Open Study College are proud to partner with QA Higher Education, providing students with the unique opportunity to progress into higher education. This partnership aims to support our students in finding and securing a university place at one of QA Higher Education’s conveniently located teaching centres across the UK.
QA Higher Education partner with Middlesex University, Northumbria University, Solent University, Ulster University and the University of Roehampton to provide a variety of courses ranging from level 4 foundation programmes to level 6 undergraduate and level 7 postgraduate degrees.
With teaching centres located in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle and Southampton, and several intakes a year, students can go on to study higher education without waiting for September to roll around and without having to move away from home.
Each qualification is designed to support your career progression, with the choice of subjects ranging from business to computing, accounting to events management and cyber security to digital marketing.
For more information about QA Higher Education, go to their website. Or alternatively, speak to a member of our team on 03300 563100.
Yes! You study the same coursework, take the same examinations and get the same qualification. The only difference is that the course is designed to be studied from home, and you receive full tutor support via email.
It is recommended that you have a reasonable GCSE grade in Business Studies to enrol on this course. However, this is not essential.
* Not included with the online study option
There is no required reading for this A Level.
Yes, you will need to take the standard A Level examinations in order to fully complete this course.You will be responsible for booking your exams. We can help you to find your nearest exam centre and we have 7 recommended exam centres across the country. You can contact us for help with this whenever you are ready.
The examinations run on specific dates, which can be obtained by visiting the Pearson website.
You will be required to pay a fee to the examination centre of your choice and your exam when taking the A Level exams.
You are still able to study this A Level course but must take the examinations within the UK as this is the only guaranteed way to access examination centres.
It’s not a problem. We offer a course replacement service, so if you get into trouble and your course pack is lost or damaged, our Student Support Team can provide you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee.
That’s not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Support Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.