How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? International.
How long is the course? 1 or 2 years.
Are there entry requirements? No.
What certificate do I get? Edexcel International A-Level Business
What can I do with the qualification? Study degree qualifications or higher level Diplomas.
What level is the course? Equivalent to Level 3 Diplomas, USA Advanced Placement Program, Matriculation Certificate.
Are exams included? No, you have to book these separately.
When can I enrol? At any time.
Your online Edexcel A-Level Business (Non-UK) course will come with full tutor support for the length of your studies. You will have access through an online learning portal to all materials and information that you need to study and learn in preparation for your examinations.
Although designed as a course to cover 2 years of study, you do have the option as a distance learning student to complete the course and sit the examinations in a year or less should you prefer.
Examinations for Edexcel A-Level Business (Non-UK) are held every year in the January and June examination period. If you need more help or advice regarding studying this course, contact one of our helpful team for more assistance.
Edexcel A-Level Business (Non-UK) Syllabus
This course is divided into 4 units:
Unit 1: Marketing, people
This unit enables you to understand how businesses identify
opportunities and to explore how businesses focus on developing a
competitive advantage through interacting with customers.
Unit 2: Managing business activities
This unit enables you to develop an understanding of raising
and managing finance, and measuring business performance.
It outlines the importance of using resources efficiently within a
business to ensure that goods or services can be delivered
effectively and efficiently, and to a high quality.
Unit 3: Business Decisions and Strategy
This unit moves from functions to strategy, enabling you to
develop your understanding of the core concepts and to take a
strategic view of business opportunities and issues. You will
analyse corporate objectives and strategy against financial and
non-financial performance measures and how businesses grow,
and develop an understanding of the impact of external influences.
Unit 4: Global Business
You will investigate businesses that trade on a global scale and
explore their reasons for doing so. You will develop an
understanding of the globally competitive environment and
consider the ethical and moral dimensions of global business
- Edexcel A-Level Business (Non-UK) examinations are available only outside the UK (Internationally).
- Examination period is available in January and June examination period.
- Edexcel A-Level Business (Non-UK) course code: YBS11