St. Mary's

Business Studies

Assessment Structure

40% Examination
60% Coursework

Course Description

The best way to predict your future is to create it. Entrepreneurs are at the centre of any successful economy and being able to run your own successful enterprise is being seen as increasingly important. In today’s world, businesses must constantly react to the internal and external environment in which they find themselves operating. This practical Business course will give you the opportunity to study the main operational areas of business while at the same time giving you the chance to run your own small enterprise; where the aim is turning a small investment into a big profit.

Future Opportunities

Business lends itself to a wide range of career possibilities; for example if you want to work in the Human Resources, Marketing or Finance department of either a small or large business. It is also relevant if you want to work as an accountant, stock broker, recruitment consultant or be an entrepreneur and set up your own business.