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Business BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate at Farnborough College of Technology

Course description

This course is taught through practical work related activities and group and project work. This nationally recognised vocational qualification will equip you for a career in a wide range of industries or will help you progress to a Level 3 qualification.

Course content


  • Enterprise in the Business World
  • Finance for Business & Financial Planning
  • Recruitment & Selection
  • Introducing Law and Consumer Rights
  • Public Sector Business

Marketing & PR

  • Promoting a Brand
  • Principals of Marketing
  • Sales & Personal Selling
  • Principle of Customer services & Enhancing Customer Experience
  • Introducing the Retail Business


  • Predominantly coursework assessment
  • 2 weeks Work Experience
  • Presentation Skills
  • Teamwork/Groupwork
  • Opportunities to sit GCSE Maths &English

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade D or above; plus a successful reference and interview. 

All young people will continue to improve their skills in English and Mathematics while studying at the college. If you have lower than a C grade GCSE in Mathematics or English Language, you will be supported to work towards this level.


Assessment is mainly coursework with deadlines set across the academic year. Two units will be exam based. Grades can be attained of Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction* depending on the level of achievement. 

Future opportunities

Successfully achieving this qualification with a Distinction* will allow progression to a Level 3 Extended Diploma.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Farnborough College of Technology directly.

Last updated date: 25 October 2016

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