Business Level 2
What entry requirements do I need?
You will need a minimum of: 4 GCSEs grade A*/9 - D/3 including English and maths.
What will I learn?
During this one-year course you will gain a greater understanding of the business environment and business functions.
During the course you will study a variety of topics such as marketing, sales, customer service, finance, and business communications. You will investigate the latest developments and innovations in the business world and gain a solid grounding in essential skills for business which include, team working, ICT, working to deadlines, making presentations, and completing assignments.
You will explore and develop a range of practical skills in:
Enterprise in the Business World
Finance for Business
Promoting a Brand
Introducing Retail Business
Recruitment, Selection & Employment
Principles of Marketing
Public Sector Business
Visual Merchandising in Retail Business
Small Business Planning
Introducing Project Management
Delivering & Improving Customer Service
- Introducing International Business
Work experience is an integral part of the course and the college has connections with a large number of local employers who will offer you the opportunity to apply the skills you learn on this course.
This is a mixed assessment qualification, and you will be assessed through assignments, reports, team work, presentations and examinations.
What could I progress on to?
This course will help to open doors to progression into further study and responsibility within the workplace.
You may wish to study an HND in Business at the College, or further study in law, accounting, marketing or HR, or an advanced apprenticeship.
With additional training, you can progress into roles including:
- Trainee Accountant
- Human Resources Administrator
- Marketing Assistant
- Sales Assistant
- Team Leader
A fee of £50 is required at enrolment to meet the cost of course visits.
Additional Course Details for 19/20
Course code 2546 Course name Level 2 Diploma in Business Campus Station Plaza Campus Study mode Full-Time Start date 09/09/19 Duration 35 week (s)