Are you considering a career in the world of business? Do you want to undertake a fascinating, interactive and engaging qualification and grow your skills in areas such as Marketing, Accounting and Events? Then our BTEC Level 2 Business could be for you! This course can also provide access to Level 3 study.
Standard requirements for Level 2 Extended Certificate plus a grade 3 in GCSE Maths.
This engaging subject will see you studying a range of topics, including:
- Promoting products and services, including e-commerce
- The principles of customer service
- Finance for business
- Consumer rights
- Human resources
Please note that this is a year long, full time study programme that effectively offers you an opportunity to progress to a Level 3 study programme, or enter the workplace at a junior level.
Through your experience of practical activities and theory you will develop your self-confidence, written and verbal communication skills. Group work, role plays and presentations will offer you the chance to develop as a student and prepare you for your next step.
All of our students are encouraged to prepare for their future achievements by undertaking additional qualifications such as Microsoft Office Specialist in Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
Our highly qualified and dedicated staff will help you get ready for your next step – for most students this is continuing their studies at Level 3. As part of your journey you’ll enjoy some fantastic experiences including trips, visits and guest speakers, and the chance to take part in our ‘Dragon’s Den’ style IMPACT day.
Assessment comprises of ten pieces of coursework and two exams.
Our Level 2 BTEC courses allow our students to progress onto Level 3 BTEC (A Level equivalent) courses, as well as offering students a route into a junior apprenticeship or entry level positions within the Business sector.
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The topics you study will help you to develop a range of practical skills that develop you for your next step to higher level qualifications or directly into industry. A special Progression Conference will provide you with an opportunity to explore what’s on offer both in terms of Level 3 courses and opportunities for employment.