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Level 2 First Diploma in Business at Ashford College

Course description

Your stepping stone to a higher level business studies course.

In this introduction to business studies you will cover:

• Business purposes
• Business organisations
• Forecasting in business
• People in organisations

If you don’t already have a Grade C in English and maths, then resits will be timetabled into this course.

Entry requirements

You will need four GCSEs at Grade D-G/3-1, or an equivalent Level 1 at Merit Grade, both require English and maths at Grade D/3 or above. We also consider equivalent qualifications or relevant experience.

Future opportunities

Progress on to the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business, with successful completion at Merit or Distinction, plus a GCSE Grade C in maths and English.

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: 30 October 2018
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