- Course Code: BL202
- Duration: 1 year
- Validated by: EDEXCEL
This Level 2 course in Business is practical and work-related. You will develop employability skills that will help you succeed in your desired career. Career opportunities include; Business Owner, Marketing, Management, Customer Services, Accountant, Solicitor, Human Resource, plus many more.
The course is equivalent to 3 GCESs at grades A*- C and will help you to gain a better understanding of business structure and planning, customer services, book-keeping and legal requirements.
- What will I study?
The course is made up of core units and additional specialist units. These specialist units allow you to explore particular topics in more depth, such as:
- Business Support
- Personal Selling in Business
- Customer Relations in Business
- Customer Rights
- Bookkeeping in Business
- Business Enterprise
- Managing Personal Finances
- Promoting and Branding in Business
- Visual Merchandising & Display Techniques for Retail Business
Most students will be required to study Functional Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and Information Technology. Students will also have the opportunity to study Level 2 Intermediate Certificate in Personal Finance (ICPF)
- Entry Requirements
At least a profile of Grade Ds at GCSE including English or Maths.
- How will I be assessed?
During the course students will be set assignments and tests that will be graded and an overall grade for the qualification awarded.
- What can I do next?
With a Merit or Distinction overall grade you can progress to a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business. You may also wish to pursue A-Levels or other vocational qualifications around college, for example, Public Services, Health & Social Care, Construction etc.
- Your Study Programme