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Understanding Enterprise & Entrepreneurship BTEC Level 2 Diploma at Havering College of Further and Higher Education

Course description

You'll learn through written and practical assignments that will serve to teach you the core principles of enterprise. You will also work towards developing a business plan that will cover the following areas:

  • Researching Your Market
  • The Marketing Plan
  • Financial Modelling and Forecasting
  • The Entrepreneurial Mind-set
  • Managing Personal Finance
  • Creating a Vision for your Business Plan
  • The Business Environment
  • Preparing and Pitching a Business Plan
  • Leadership and Teamwork
  • Toolkits for Idea Generation
  • Enterprise in the Workplace

If you have not yet achieved a grade C (or above) in GCSE English and maths, you will be required to attend GCSE resit sessions (if you achieved grade D) or functional skills sessions (if you achieved grade E or below).

Entry requirements

At least 4 GCSEs at grade D or above (including English and maths) or a level 1 diploma in a related subject


You will be assessed via written assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations.

Future opportunities

You could progress onto our Level 3 Diploma in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship.

Employment opportunities could include work in a junior role within the business sector. You could also start your own small business.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Havering College of Further and Higher Education directly.

Last updated date: 18 April 2016

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      Ardleigh Green Road, Hornchurch, Essex, RM11 2LL

      The Ardleigh Green campus is host to a large number of facilities such as:

      - The Academy of Arts and Science

      - The Centre for Creative Arts

      - The Space performing arts facility

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      - The Retreat graduate beauty salon

      - Stepping Stones Day Nursery

      - Dedicated motor vehicle workshops

      Ardleigh Green is located between the towns of Hornchurch and Romford, with direct rail/tube links to Essex and London. Romford is a hub of entertainment containing the historic Romford Market, large shopping centres, cinemas, sports and recreational facilities.

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      At our Ardleigh Green campus you will gain the professional and vocational skills you need to stand out in the competitive world of work. The involvement of industry leaders means that our courses contain the most relevant and up-to-date information. Our facilities in the creative and performing arts are exceptional and give you a perfect springboard into careers where your own imagination and drive are the deciding factors.