What will I learn?
The course is delivered by staff with industry experience, in the classroom and study centres. In addition, visits, speakers and practical activities help to simulate real life business environments.
Year one of this course is the BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Business (equivalent to an AS Level).
Year two of this course is the BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Business (equivalent to an A Level).
• The business environment
• Business Resources including Finance
• Business communication
• Introduction to Marketing
• Two specialist units that respond to current industry needs
Five GCSEs at 9–4/A*–C (Including Maths and English Language). BTEC Level 2 qualifications considered in subject related courses.
How will I be assessed?
Coursework and final assessment.
In the current, dynamic business climate, students are required by employers and universities to possess the right blend of technical and academic skills. These desirable skills enable students to become highly skilled, work-ready individuals with a bright future in any business environment or setting, such as an apprenticeship, Higher Education or into employment.