Welcome to Business

Business is at the heart of our everyday lives and those who study any of these subjects will have a wide variety of progression opportunities, whether they choose university or employment.  There are a variety of courses available to suit different approaches to learning and visiting speakers from industry will apply the learning to the workplace. 

 
We are a large but friendly department with a wide range of academic and vocational programmes to suit all learning styles.
- Maria Sparks, Head of Faculty for Business
In 2019, Accounting, Business and Economics A Level achieved 100% pass rate.

Our Courses

Accounting

A Level

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Business

A Level

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Business (Single or Triple Award)

Vocational Level 3

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Business Technology

Vocational Level 2

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Economics

A Level

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See us in action

Student success

Olivia Bishop

Olivia Bishop

Olivia was a student from Bitterne Park School and received outstanding results from her A Levels. 

She achieved A*A*A* in Business, Accounting, and Mathematics.

Olivia is now on a Level 7 Chartered Accountant apprenticeship with Smith & Williamson.


Department news

Where are they now? Daisy Cross

We caught up with former Itchen College (@ItchenCollege) student Daisy Cross to find out about the incredible work she has been doing since concluding her…

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Business Students Raise Money For Local Charities

The Faculty of Business has been busy fundraising for local charities, including Capable Creatures and Southampton General Hospital's Cancer Charity.

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Guest Lecture: Mitch Lee, founder of Mitch's Kitchen

As part of Itchen's drive to encourage students to think about their future ambitions and careers, our first year Business students were treated to a talk by…

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Key personnel

Maria Sparks - Head of Faculty for Business

Maria Sparks

Teacher of Business, Economics and Accounting