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BTEC Certificate/Subsidiary Diploma in Business at Barr's Hill School and Community College

Course description

Business is an exciting and contemporary subject that examines the increasingly dynanic and complex environment in which organisations operate.  A major focus is the implementation of different strategies that enable businesses to be successful in the marketplace whilst also giving students the opportunity to gain a critical perspective of business behavour. 

In Year 1, students will study three units:

Unit 1 - The Busness Environment.

Unit 2 - Business Resources.

Unit 3 - Introduction to Marketing.

In Year 2: Unit 4 - Business Communication.

Unit 9 - Creative Product

Entry requirements


GCSE grade C in Maths and English.





Future opportunities

Research shows that Business Studies graduates go on to earn significantly more than the average university student.  Studying this course has helped our students progress onto a variety of higher education courses.  It will also help students progress onto a diverse range of careers including Law, accounting, marketing and human resources.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Barr's Hill School and Community College directly.

Last updated date: 03 February 2015
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