Applied Business Studies Year 13

Business Applied Students

A2 Applied Business (AQA)

Applied Business is suitable for students who have an interest in business and are capable of becoming effective independent learners.

The A2 Applied Business course consists of three units;

Unit 8 : Business Planning (BS08)

Unit 11 : The Marketing Environment (BS11)

Unit 12 : Managing People (BS12)

  • Each unit is worth 33.33% of the AS qualification
  • Unit 8 is assessed by the production of a portfolio
  • Units 11 and 12 is assessed by an external exam



Unit Eight: Business Planning : A Student Guide

Unit Eleven: The Marketing Environment : A Student Guide

Unit Twelve: Managing People : A Student Guide








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