A Level

Exam Board: A Level Business – Edexcel / Pearson

Course Summary

A Level Business gives you a firm understanding of how businesses of all shapes and sizes are run, from a local firm to a global organisation. After studying Business at Barton Peveril you will have an in depth awareness of key business aspects and will be well equipped to work in a business environment.

Entry Requirements

  • GCSEs to include a minimum Grade 4 in Mathematics and English
  • Minimum average GCSE score of 4



  • Business Objectives and Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship and Global Business
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Operations Management

Why choose this course?

  • Field trips
  • Topical issues covered across both years
  • Visits from academic and industry experts

Where might it lead?

Business often leads to both further study and employment in Business related fields, such as Marketing, Finance, Human Resources and setting up your own company.


This course is 100% examination based (includes 30% pre-released examination content).


Anna Vargeson

"I picked Barton because I loved the campus, it seemed as though it would act as a great transition between school and university. I also loved the teachers I spoke to before applying."

Read more about Anna and some of our other students.