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BTEC in Business at Bethnal Green Academy

Course description

Year 12

  • Unit 1: The Business Environment - How businesses work in the UK.
  • Unit 2: Business Resources - Structures and organisations.
  • Unit 3: Introduction to Marketing - How businesses communicate with their market.
  • Unit 4: Business Communication - Internal and external communication.
  • Unit 9: Creative Product Promotion - Advertising, marketing and PR.
  • Unit 10: Market Research in Business - Methods and strategy behind market research.
  • Unit 14: Aspects of Employment Law - Introduction to employment law.
  • Unit 18: Managing a Business Event - Organise and run your own event.
  • Unit 36: Starting a Small Business - From business plan to delivery!

Year 13

  • Unit 5: Business Accounting - How and why businesses keep up to date records.
  • Unit 6: Management Accounting - Using accounting to improved organisations.
  • Unit 12: Internet Marketing in Business - How and why businesses manage their online presence.
  • Unit 15: Development Planning for a Career in Business - Setting objectives to support your career.
  • Unit 38: Business and the Economic Environment - How organisations succeed in the marketplace.
  • Unit 39:International Business- Business from a global perspective.
  • Unit 21: Aspects of Contract and Business Law - Developing understanding of legal procedures in business.
  • Unit 28: Business Project Management - Strategies and techniques for managing a project.
  • Unit 35: Supply Chain and Stock Management - Understand the importance of logistics in commerce.

*All units may be subject to change based on student interest

Entry requirements

Business Level 2 or GCSE Business is desirable but not essential.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bethnal Green Academy directly.

Last updated date: 16 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years