Accessibility links

Certificate/Extended Certificate in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at Bury College

Course description

On this course we will consider a range of issues including:What is enterprise?Applying creative ideas and innovations to practical situations. It combines creativity, developing ideas and problem solving with communication and practical action (QAA, 2012). What are enterprise skills? Include taking the initiative, making things happen, identifying opportunities, creative problem solving, innovating, strategic thinking, making decisions, networking and personal effectiveness. What is entrepreneurship?Applying these skills to create and grow organisations to identify and build on opportunities. You will have the opportunity to acquire both practical and academic skills through applied learning. You will be assessed by 50% coursework and 50% exam.

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirements for access to an A Level study programme will be two subjects at grade 5 (or grade B) and four subjects at grade 4 (or grade C). Your grades must also include GCSE maths and English Language grade 9-4 (A*-C).

Financial information

For fee enquiries please call 0161 280 8339.

Further information

To find more information please call our Advice and Guidance team on 0161 280 8280.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 01 February 2018
Provider logo

Key information


  • More information
    • Bury College has invested over £40 million in recent years developing its town centre campus.  The campus now includes:

      • The Millennium Centre - a dedicated sixth form centre with Science laboratories, IT and Media suites, learning resource centre, canteen and recording studios.
      • The Woodbury Centre - houses a new library, industry standard art sudios, new outdoor space, hair, beauty and holistic salons, restaurant and bistro and specialist facilities to support students with learning differences and/or disabilities.
      • Beacon Centre - has a theatre, dance and rehearsal studios, digital language laboratories.
      • Prospects Centre - houses specialist laboratories, workshops and IT suites.
      • Innovation Centre - fully equipped workshop, IT suites and computer aided design studios.
      • Construction Skills Centre - purpose built for construction courses.
      • Enterprise Centre - Specialist IT facilities and classrooms.
      • PlayFootball Centre - six 5-a-side and two 7-a-side pitches.