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    OCR Courses H031 and H431

    AS level sat at end of Year 1 (2 external exams), but students continuing to the full A level will be re-examined at the end of the second year (3 external exams)
     

    Year 1 (AS Level) – H031

    Considers smaller, predominantly UK based firms and how they operate in their local and national environment
    • Introduction to Business
    • Business Objectives and Strategy
    • External Influences
    • Accounting and Finance within a Business Environment
    • Human Resource Management within a Business Environment
    • Marketing within a Business Environment
    • The Production Process

     

    Year 2 (A level) – H431

    This will include further development of the topics below, look at the bigger (more strategic) angle and considers how firms compete in the global environment
     
    • Introduction to Business
      • Includes franchises
    • Business Objectives and Strategy
      • Includes corporate social responsibility and contingency planning
    • External Influences
      • Includes emerging markets and the global environment
    • Change
      • Causes of change and managing change
    • Accounting and Finance within a Business Environment
      • Including accounting concepts, detailed ratio analysis
    • Human Resource Management within a Business Environment
      • Including workforce planning, communication and functions of management
    • Marketing within a Business Environment
      • Including strategic marketing models
    • The Production Process
      • Including the production process and operational strategy
     
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