This course is designed for ages 16-19. This qualification will allow you to get a career in business, retail, management, finance, accounting or law.

You will learn and practice professionalism, gain confidence and a clear understanding of the fundamentals of business, enabling you to progress your career in this sector.

This course is ideal for those who wish to develop a broader knowledge and understanding of the business sector. The content has been designed to give you opportunities to develop your transferable skills related to study and provide a platform for success both within the business sector and elsewhere.

The entry requirements for this course are:

  • 3 GCSEs at Grade 3 (D) with 2 GCSEs at Grade 2 (E)
  • You will be required to attend an informal interview which may include completing an assessment based on your prior qualifications

This course consists of the following modules:

  • Enterprise in the business world
    Finance for Business
    Promoting a brand
    Principles of customer
  • Recruitment
  • Selection and Employment
  • Principles of Customer Service
  • Introducing Retail Business
  • Recruitment
  • Selection and Employment
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Using Business Documentation

You will be assessed via:

  • Exams 20%
  • Course work 80%

This course will lead to a Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Business or IT.

There are also employment opportunities within the business / IT sector.

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