Business Enterprise BTEC

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Qualification type: Technical Certificate
Level: Level 2
Awarding body Pearson
Academic year: 2018/2019
Start date September 2018
Duration 1 year
Location: Darlington College
Attendance: Full time

Course overview

This course is designed to support students onto one of two pathways; a Level 3 study programme in Business or an Apprenticeship in a business subject. During the course, you will gain a broad understanding of the business world and how it operates. Using this knowledge, you will then develop and present your own enterprise idea, considering along the way; product and market research, financing, marketing and promotion, delivery and pitching.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs grades at 3 points or D-E including GCSE English or an appropriate Level 1 qualification in the relevant area and a satisfactory school report.

How to enquire/apply

To apply for this course please click the apply button and complete the online application form. If you have any queries with regards to your application or would like further information and support please contact us on 01325 503030.

Studying and learning

The programme modules are:

  • The Business Enterprise Environment
  • Researching a Concept for a New or Revised Product or Service
  • Promoting and Financing an Enterprise Idea
  • Planning and Pitching an Enterprise Idea
How will I be assessed

There is one exam on the programme, the rest of the course is assessed through assignments.

Things you may need

No equipment is required to study this programme.

What next

Students from this programme have continued on to study Level 3 Business courses and onto Level 2 and Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeships with a variety of employers.

Information, advice and support

Darlington College offers a wide range of support including careers guidance, financial assistance, additional learning support, childcare and many more. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Student Services Team on 01325 503030 and they will direct your call to the appropriate college support team.

What if I need support?

Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.

You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.

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