Sixth Form (A Levels)

A Level Business Studies


The Cambridge GCE A Level Business Studies syllabus is designed to enable students to explain and understand the business world around them. This highly valued qualification will evidence both students’ understanding of key theoretical principles and practical skills useful in public and private business contexts.

The Cambridge A Level Business Studies syllabus enables students to progress on to a  Degree at university.


Teacher assessments are continuous during LIVE TAUGHT lessons, marking of coursework and assignments and summative tests.


Homework will be given at the end of each week, usually in the form of problems to solve, researching key concepts.


Parents have 24 /7 access to all of their children’s coursework. Additionally the school holds 3 parent consultations per year – one each term.

The course will follow the current Cambridge International Exam (CIE) 9609 specifications.

The course will be based on the textbooks recommended for the CIE A Levels.

This specification is well-regarded among colleges and universities as it is well-rounded allowing learners to have a grasp of key topics giving a firm basis from which to springboard into A-level and beyond.

a level business components

a level business components

Cambridge International AS and A Level Business Revision Guide Paperback – 23 Feb 2017 (ISBN: 9781316611708)

The Teacher

From Mr. Boylan

Hi. I am Head of Business Studies at Cambridge Home School. I am a qualified secondary school teacher (PGCE) and educated to Masters level. I hаve been а teаcher fоr 14 yeаrs аnd hаve delivered а wide rаnge оf quаlificаtiоns in the Business and Ecоnоmics sectоrs.

I have taught at some of the UK’s most prestigious independent schools and have a track record of supporting students to exceptional grades and progression to elite universities.

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