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Advanced Higher Business Management (Course Code: C710 77)

SCQF Level 7 (32 SCQF credit points)

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Why study Business Management?

We all rely on businesses to create wealth, prosperity, jobs and choices. Studying Business Management gives you the opportunity to develop important skills such as problem solving, communication, planning and organising. You will learn through real-life business contexts how organisations operate.

These skills are valuable in a wide range of career sectors but are particularly useful if you are interested in entering the world of business — whether as a manager, employee or self-employed person.

What do I need to get in?

This is at the discretion of the school/college but you would normally be expected to have attained one of the following:

What will I study?

The course comprises three compulsory units and an assessment.

The External Business Environment (8 SCQF credit points)

In this unit you will:

The Internal Business Environment (8 SCQF credit points)

In this unit you will:

Evaluating Business Information (8 SCQF credit points)

In this unit you will:

How will I be assessed?

Course assessment (8 SCQF credit points)

The course assessment has two components with a total of 120 marks:

For Component 2, you will research, analyse and evaluate business information gathered in order to produce a business report.

The question papers will be set and marked by SQA.

Your work will be assessed by your teacher on an ongoing basis throughout the course. You must pass both units and the course assessment to gain the course qualification.

The course assessment is graded A-D. Your grade will depend on the total mark for all the units in your course.

What can I go on to next?

Further study, training or employment in: