Applied Business GCSE
This page contains information related to our legacy GCSE Applied Business specification available in England and Wales (taught from 2012). The final award for this qualification will be summer 2018.Subscribe to our mailing list to receive important updates relating to this qualification.
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About this Qualification
The Single Award consists of two units which are assessed by an examination and a controlled assessment.
Candidates undertaking the Double Award will need to complete the Single Award units and two further units which are also assessed by an examination and a controlled assessment. There is a choice of controlled assessment which is outlined in the 'Research briefs' document. This document also provides information on dates for the assessment window and for sample submission.
- The Research Briefs for the 2016/2017 controlled assessments are available on the secure website from 1 September 2016.
- All relevant controlled assessment materials are available on our Related Documents page.
Get In Touch
Our Applied Business subject specialists are on hand to answer any of your queries.
Subject OfficerAllan Perry
029 2026 5311
Subject Support OfficerHilary Wyman
029 2026 5333
GCSE Applied Business Examiners' Report Summer 2016Download
Principal Examiners' Report
The Summer 2016 Principal Examiners' reports provide feedback on this Summer's examination series. The reports include helpful observations and commentary on the work produced for this series and can assist teachers in preparing their students for the next examination series.