The Pearson BTEC Level 2 in Business qualification is designed to give students the opportunity to explore the business sector,gaining the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment.
Students will learn essential skills such as enterprise and entrepreneurship, sales, finance, logistics and business support and written communication skills giving them the opportunity to take their first step towards a career in the business world.
The course is meant for applicants who do not hold a Cambridge School Certificate (SC) or equivalent. Students who complete the level 2 qualification can progress to Level 3 qualifications which are equivalent to A levels or to a University Foundation Course.
Course Learning Outcomes:
| give full-time learners the opportunity to enter employment in the business sector or to progress to Level 3;
| provide education and training for business employees;
| give learners the opportunity to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.
Year 1 Semester 1:
| Business Purposes
| Business Organizations
| Financial forecasting for business
| People in organizations
| Using office equipment
Year 1 Semester 2:
| Business communication through documentation
| Business ethics
| Bookkeeping for business
| Business enterprise
| Working in business teams
| The marketing plan
Entry classes will be provided
| Grade 10 or equivalent