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Business Administration Diploma Level 2 at Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMET)

Course description

This course is suitable for you if you wish to work in an administrative support role in either private and public sector organisations. As part of the course you will be required to work in the college `Real Working Environment' carrying out `live’ work on behalf of the college, and attend a work experience placement. Text processing qualifications will be offered to enhance employment. You will visit a number of business institutions to gain an understanding of business environments, these may include Royal Mail, Team Building event, BBC Radio Stoke, Trinity Mirror Newspapers, Cadbury’s and Alton Towers.

Course content

This course is suitable for you if you wish to work in an administrative support role in either private and public sector organisations. As part of the course you will be required to work in the college `Real Working Environment' carrying out `live’ work on behalf of the college, and attend a work experience placement. Text processing qualifications will be offered to enhance employment. You will visit a number of business institutions to gain an understanding of business environments, these may include Royal Mail, Team Building event, BBC Radio Stoke, Trinity Mirror Newspapers, Cadbury’s and Alton Towers.

Entry requirements

You will need 4 GCSEs at a minimum Grade D or a level 1 diploma at merit or distinction grade.

Assessment

You will be allocated an Assessor who will observe you carrying out office tasks and produce a portfolio of evidence. You will also be observed at your work placement. Other internal assessments and OCR external examinations will be completed for the Workskills and Text Processing qualifications.

Future opportunities

After the course you can progress to the Level 3 Business Administration or CILEX Legal Secretaries Certificate. Good administration skills are valued in all industries and your choice of jobs will be wide and varied.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMET) directly.

Last updated date: 11 May 2018
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    • Sutton Coldfield Campus provides a green and leafy environment for learners to study. The campus includes a state of the art library and learning resource centre, a performing arts theatre, an industry standard design studio as well as laboratory and sports facilities. There are ample parking spaces on site and great transportation links - both bus and train - just 15 minutes from Birmingham City Centre.