On this course, you will follow a balanced programme of study that develops knowledge, skills and understanding in all areas of business. There will be opportunities for the development of transferable skills related to study and to the real business sector, aiming to give you the opportunity to progress to employment or progress within employment in a wide range of job roles across the business sector.
You will need to have attained a GCSE grade 3 profile or equivalent. A discussion will take place during interview to ensure that this course is appropriate to your needs. You must have a good level of English and Maths.
The teaching team will employ a variety of teaching and learning strategies, including teacher input, group discussions, visits, presentations and hands-on use of computers. Developing practical skills in customer service, problem-solving, leadership and teamwork. An entrepreneurial mindset is at the core of our courses.
All units are assessed and graded internally by lecturers. The assessments range from reports, events, role plays and the production of other written documents.
You will be expected to provide your own folders, dividers and plastic wallets. There are no costs for the recommended textbooks because all resources are available online.
Completion of this course with a Merit grade will allow you to progress onto any relevant T Level, or other Level 3 course. This gives learners the potential opportunity to progress to employment, or progress within employment in a wide range of job roles across the business sector.
The teaching has been really good, I’ve loved all of my teachers, they’ve all been really nice and supportive.Jodie Hook
My time at the college was definitely life changing, I have learnt a lot of new skills, and obviously it’s a completely new experience. The support was great, there was always people there to help and try make it as easy as they can for you. The college is really fantastic, it has helped me on the way to get to what I want to achieve within my career goals.Erin Morgan, BTEC student
“I owe the staff a lot and I wouldn't be where I am today without them.”Tom Andrews, A Level Student