A-Level Business Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge

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A-Level Business Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge
A-Level Business Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge
A-Level Business Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge


Take a thrilling dive into the interdisciplinary subject of A-Level Business, where the compelling worlds of accountancy, leadership, economics, law, and social psychology intersect. Our subject is contemporary, reflecting the "real-world" demand by prospective employers and establishing its relevancy and significance.

Our A-Level Business course offers a robust introduction to the ever-evolving global business landscape, equipping you with skills that span across all facets of running a business, right down to the entrepreneurial skills required to launch your own. Upon completion, you'll boast a profound understanding of business, its role in society and the extensive scope it covers.

As part of this course, you'll gain a critical understanding of various business forms, their respective markets, and the intricacies of adding value. The A-Level Business course will arm you with the necessary tools and knowledge to comprehend how businesses are conceived, managed, and steered towards success, positioning you as an invaluable asset to potential employers.

This home-study course adheres to the latest AQA A-Level Business syllabus and is meticulously crafted for online study at your convenience. With unlimited tutor support, a clear induction, and well-structured assignments, we'll help you develop the required skills and knowledge for the exam. If you're planning to sit your final A-Level examinations in the UK, rest assured we guarantee access to one of our exam centres.

Experience the advantages of:

- Fresh course content, written to the latest specification, featuring dynamic and engaging material

- Fast track availability (for exams in 2022)

- Access to our network of partnership exam centres (guaranteed exam venue)

- Unending tutor support – we'll assist in crafting a study plan and offer consistent support

- Exam pass guarantee (If you fail on your first attempt, we'll back you up to the next exam)

A-Level Business will enhance a myriad of critical skills such as presenting substantiated arguments, making recommendations based on evidence, and problem-solving.

Awarding body: AQA

Our course code: X908

Qualification code: 7132

AQA qualifications are internationally acknowledged and taught across 30 countries, highly prized by employers and universities alike, enabling students to progress to the next stage of their lives. They accommodate a range of abilities and include GCSEs, IGCSEs and A-levels.

⏱ Study Hours: Anticipate between 250 and 300 hours of study time, in addition to time for completing assignments.

👩‍🏫 Study Method: Our course is disseminated through our interactive online learning platform. If preferred, you can print the learning materials. The resources are offered in a variety of formats including videos, quizzes, and interactive activities.

📆 Course Duration: Your course will last up to 24 months from enrolment. You will receive login details to our MyOxbridge portal, where all learning materials are available.

📋 Assessment: Enrolments for examinations from Summer 2022 are open. You'll be required to complete three standard A-Level written exams, each contributing to 33.3% of your A-Level, with 100 marks. If you don’t pass the first time, we’ll support you for free, to your next exams.

👩‍🎓 Course Outcomes: Successfully completing this home learning course will result in an A-Level in Business, issued by AQA, a leading awarding body. This syllabus (7132) has been specifically chosen for its suitability to online learning and its high probability of success.

ℹ️ Additional Information: Level 3 Difficulty. GCSE level education or equivalent is recommended for this course. Internet access is required.

 UCAS Points - 56

Course Content: The course is structured into various modules covering topics such as the nature and purpose of business, decision-making in various areas, strategic business positioning, and managing strategic change, among others.

Here's a brief overview of each module:

1️⃣ What is business?: This module lays a strong foundation of understanding around the nature, purpose, and different forms of business. You'll explore how external environments can affect cost and demand in the private and public sector.

2️⃣ Managers, leadership and decision making: Understand the crucial role of managers, effective decision making and leadership styles, and their impact on the success of a business.

3️⃣ Decision making to improve marketing performance: Learn to conduct marketing research, set objectives and improve performance. Explore how technological advancements influence decision-making and marketing activities.

4️⃣ Decision making to improve operational performance: Master the art of increasing efficiency and labour productivity. You'll delve into the ethical and environmental influences on operational decisions and how they bolster a business's competitiveness.

5️⃣ Decision making to improve financial performance: Learn about factors influencing financial decisions and the key financial concepts like return on investment, cash flow, and profit.

6️⃣ Decision making to improve human resource performance: Understand the importance of motivation and engagement in the workplace and the impact of various internal and external influences on human resources decisions.

7️⃣ Analysing the strategic position of a business: Develop a comprehensive understanding of strategic positioning, mission, and corporate objectives, and learn how to evaluate the impact of strategic positioning on functional decision-making and profits.

8️⃣ Choosing strategic direction: Understand the factors that influence market and product choices and the rationale behind different strategic directions.

9️⃣ Strategic methods: how to pursue strategies: Discover the importance of innovation in supporting business growth strategies and learn about the advantages of targeting and operating in international markets.

🔟 Managing strategic change: Lastly, you will learn about the challenges of changing organisational culture and how to effectively implement strategic change.

This comprehensive course is designed to arm you with an understanding of the business world, preparing you for the next step in your career or academic journey. With a blend of theory, real-world examples, and interactive activities, this course is not just an educational experience, but a preparation for the future. Start your journey with us today! 🚀


  • On-Demand Course

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Are there any exam fees?
    Yes. there will be additional fees for your exams that are payable to the centre upon booking Your personal tutor can provide more details.
  • Is this the same qualification as from a traditional School or College?
    Yes! You study the same curriculum, take the same examinations and get the same qualification. The only difference is that the course is specially designed to be studied from home in your own time.
  • Tell me about my Tutor Support?
    You will have access to your personal tutor, via email, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course to help you get ready for your examinations. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide that will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
  • Are there any additional costs?
    You will need to pay separately for your final examinations.
  • Where can I sit my exams?
    We are able to offer places at partnership exam centres across the UK for our students, therefore, guaranteeing an exam venue. If you choose to find your own exam centre, you can, you will need to register with them as an external or private candidate. Fees vary across the country so we recommend enquiring prior to enrolment.
  • What do I do if I still have questions?
    Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!
  • What if I live outside the UK?

    That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

About Oxbridge


Home learning should be just as fun and rewarding as it is enlightening and educational. That’s why we design our courses through the eyes of the learner, to best suit your preferences and requirements. Studying with award-winning course materials and unlimited tutor support, you’ll graduate with a fully accredited qualification that will fulfil all your career and aspirational needs.

 We have a 97% A-level pass rate, with 33% of all Oxbridge students achieving A or above

 Based in the UK but teaching students all over the world, we push the boundaries of education to ensure our services are at the forefront of distance learning. We work with renowned Awarding Bodies to secure fully accredited qualifications and have some of the best designers producing award-winning learning materials.

From your first enquiry, we provide specialist advice to identify the most relevant course for you to reach your personal or professional goals. Once enrolled, you’ll have access to your course in any format you prefer, whether that’s online or paper-based. Our dedicated team is 100% committed to helping you because we care about making a difference. There’s a reason we have a 97% pass rate and 5* Gold Trust Feefo Award.

The Distance Learning Experience

We know you’re busy and have all kinds of commitments. That's why distance learning is designed to work on your terms, around your life, and courses are adapted to suit your personal learning style.

You can study at your own pace. Work in any location. Learn in any format on any device. Arrange a call with tutors whenever you need to chat. With no rigid timescales, no classrooms, and no fighting for your tutor’s attention, it’s personal 1-to-1 support.

Whether you’re a mum of two, working nightshifts or newly retired, Oxbridge can help you get the education and skills needed to transform your life. You’ll have unlimited tutor support from subject experts. They’re knowledgeable educators who are always ready to answer your questions and support you every step of the way.

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As a member of the Association of Distance Learning Colleges, we formally comply to a Code of Ethics, which in turn, promises our learners a high standard learning experience.

We’ve pledged to ensure that the information we provide about career guidance or prospective studies is accurate, and the advice we give is in your best interest. Our membership allows us to officially uphold this promise to you.

We follow all academic guidelines to provide high-quality learning materials, alongside unlimited tutor support, to ensure your learning experience with Oxbridge is a success. As a member, we not only comply, but aim to go above and beyond these standards to empower every learner to transform their lives through distance education.


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