GCSE Business Studies (including exam)

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Tutor Support Included

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Flexible Payment Options

You can enrol today from as little as £9.99 and not pay any course fees until . What’s more you’ll be able to access your course materials straight away!

Learn At Your Own Pace

Study wherever and whenever you want. You’ll have access to your course for two years so you can fit your learning around your other commitments.

GCSE Business Studies (including exam)

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100% online
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7 units
300 guided
learning hours

GCSE Business Studies (including exam)

  • Get to grips with how businesses work and explore real business issues.
  • Develop the skills you need to excel in the business world.
  • Unlock exciting career and study opportunities.

 

  • Study online at your own pace, in your own time.
  • Work towards an official GCSE qualification in as little as 6 months.
  • This course bundle includes all your learning material and exams.

Studying your GCSE

GCSE Business Studies helps you to make more informed decisions. It gives you a better understanding of the world of work.

Business Studies challenges you to think about how and why people found businesses. You will also be encouraged to explore how you would start up your own.

This GCSE course provides you with knowledge and understanding upon which you can build through further study.

This course will introduce you to the essential components of any business, including marketing, business operations and economics.

GCSE Business Studies will do more than just equip you with the required knowledge for business success. It will also allow you to explore the practical application of specific business concepts in real-world contexts.

You will able to take these skills forward and implement them with ease throughout your future career.

The two exams will cover business in the real world, business operations and human resources as well as finance, influence on business and marketing.

The exams will be a mix of multiple-choice, short answer and data response questions.

Your exams will be at an exam centre near to you. We will aim to find you a place within 50 miles of your postcode, subject to centre capacity and exam availability. 

Getting Started

Studying your GCSE with learndirect isn’t like with traditional colleges. As a leading distance learning institution, all our courses are delivered online, so you never need to worry about making it to class.

Your classroom is wherever you feel you'll do your learning best. Class starts when it suits you, not when someone tells you to arrive.

This gives you the freedom to study your GCSE around your existing commitments, as opposed to sacrificing family time to complete your work. The only specific deadline to work towards is your exam – exam sittings are held once per year in May or June.

Because the course is online, you can start right away via our online portal. This gives you the choice to decide not only when to study, but how quickly you want to complete the course.

You will also be provided with a tutor to support you throughout your GCSE in Business Studies. Your tutor will mark your assignments, providing guidance and feedback. They are also on hand to answer questions or clarify anything should you get stuck.

Pursuing your career

A GCSE in Business Studies allows you to go on to study at A Level, complete an RQF or study for an Access to HE Diploma, all of which can enable you to study Business or a Business related degree at university.

OUR PASS RATE
GCSEs (National Average 82.6%)
96%

During your studies you will cover the following modules:

  • Introduction to Business & Economics
  • Business in the real world
  • Influences on business
  • Business operations
  • Human resources
  • Marketing
  • Finance

Great news! There are no entry requirements for the course. You will need access to a computer or tablet and an internet connection.

At the end of each unit you will find a Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA). This is completed online and submitted to your tutor. Once assessed your tutor will return your work complete with its final grade and feedback. Once you’ve successfully passed each assignment you’ll be ready to take your exam!

All instalment plans must be paid and up to date before an exam can be booked. In addition, exams cannot be booked for dates before the final payment is successfully made. For example, if two monthly payments are due in the future, an exam can be booked, but the exam date will be after the final payment is received.

Tutors & Exams

Tutors and Exams provides examination and assessment facilities primarily aimed at private and home educated candidates.

Tutors and Exams currently have six examination centres located around the country: Bolton, Coventry, Doncaster, St Neots Cambridgeshire, Taunton and Wimbledon. All are approved for examination delivery by the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ).

 

If you decide to take the GCSE exam at the end of this course and pass, you will have gained an GCSE in Business Studies. This will enable you to progress to further and higher education programmes.

GCSE Business Studies (including exam)

  • Get to grips with how businesses work and explore real business issues.
  • Develop the skills you need to excel in the business world.
  • Unlock exciting career and study opportunities.

 

  • Study online at your own pace, in your own time.
  • Work towards an official GCSE qualification in as little as 6 months.
  • This course bundle includes all your learning material and exams.

Studying your GCSE

GCSE Business Studies helps you to make more informed decisions. It gives you a better understanding of the world of work.

Business Studies challenges you to think about how and why people found businesses. You will also be encouraged to explore how you would start up your own.

This GCSE course provides you with knowledge and understanding upon which you can build through further study.

This course will introduce you to the essential components of any business, including marketing, business operations and economics.

GCSE Business Studies will do more than just equip you with the required knowledge for business success. It will also allow you to explore the practical application of specific business concepts in real-world contexts.

You will able to take these skills forward and implement them with ease throughout your future career.

The two exams will cover business in the real world, business operations and human resources as well as finance, influence on business and marketing.

The exams will be a mix of multiple-choice, short answer and data response questions.

Your exams will be at an exam centre near to you. We will aim to find you a place within 50 miles of your postcode, subject to centre capacity and exam availability. 

Getting Started

Studying your GCSE with learndirect isn’t like with traditional colleges. As a leading distance learning institution, all our courses are delivered online, so you never need to worry about making it to class.

Your classroom is wherever you feel you'll do your learning best. Class starts when it suits you, not when someone tells you to arrive.

This gives you the freedom to study your GCSE around your existing commitments, as opposed to sacrificing family time to complete your work. The only specific deadline to work towards is your exam – exam sittings are held once per year in May or June.

Because the course is online, you can start right away via our online portal. This gives you the choice to decide not only when to study, but how quickly you want to complete the course.

You will also be provided with a tutor to support you throughout your GCSE in Business Studies. Your tutor will mark your assignments, providing guidance and feedback. They are also on hand to answer questions or clarify anything should you get stuck.

Pursuing your career

A GCSE in Business Studies allows you to go on to study at A Level, complete an RQF or study for an Access to HE Diploma, all of which can enable you to study Business or a Business related degree at university.

Modules

During your studies you will cover the following modules:

  • Introduction to Business & Economics
  • Business in the real world
  • Influences on business
  • Business operations
  • Human resources
  • Marketing
  • Finance

Requirements

Great news! There are no entry requirements for the course. You will need access to a computer or tablet and an internet connection.

Assessment

At the end of each unit you will find a Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA). This is completed online and submitted to your tutor. Once assessed your tutor will return your work complete with its final grade and feedback. Once you’ve successfully passed each assignment you’ll be ready to take your exam!

All instalment plans must be paid and up to date before an exam can be booked. In addition, exams cannot be booked for dates before the final payment is successfully made. For example, if two monthly payments are due in the future, an exam can be booked, but the exam date will be after the final payment is received.

Tutors & Exams

Tutors and Exams provides examination and assessment facilities primarily aimed at private and home educated candidates.

Tutors and Exams currently have six examination centres located around the country: Bolton, Coventry, Doncaster, St Neots Cambridgeshire, Taunton and Wimbledon. All are approved for examination delivery by the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ).

 

Qualifications

If you decide to take the GCSE exam at the end of this course and pass, you will have gained an GCSE in Business Studies. This will enable you to progress to further and higher education programmes.

OUR PASS RATE
GCSEs
96%
(National Average 82.6%)
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