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Business BTEC at Monkseaton High School

Course description

Year 1

Unit 1 The Business Environment
This is a great introduction to the key external influences that organisations need to be aware of to minimise the risk of failure.

Unit 2 Business Resources
Key recruitment documentation will be examined in order to find its use in modern organisations. Major accounting documentation will also be produced and analysed.

Unit 3 Introduction to Marketing
The marketing Mix will be introduced for learners to understand the role of each of the four P’s over the organisational success of modern organisations.

Year 2

Unit 5 Business Accounting
Taking Unit 2 further this unit examines all the key financial documents commonly used.

Unit 10 Market Research
Types of market research and their relevance to organisations of different sizes will be analysed.

Unit 4 Business Communication
Here students will study the various types of internal and external communication that are commonly used and analyse organisational effectiveness.

Entry requirements

Students must achieve 5A*-C grades at GCSE.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Monkseaton High School directly.

Last updated date: 13 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years