This is a one year course, broadly equivalent to four GCSEs at Grade A-C and will allow you to develop knowledge, skills and understanding of business. You will study units which offer an introduction to business organisations, business communication, customer relations, marketing and finance including managing your personal finances. Assessment is carried out by a combination of external exams, portfolio work, practical tasks and observations.
This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.
On successful completion of this qualification, opportunities exist to progress to the Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business or other Level 3 courses and then to courses at Level 4 and above. Alternatively employment opportunities exist in customer facing roles in retail and across the wider business sector.
Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria. This course has enhanced criteria set at six points. However, in the event of under-subscription this may be reduced following consideration of applications on an individual basis.
This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.
All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.