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Business CTEC Level 2 at Bishop Stopford's School

Course description

The Business course is assessed through 100% coursework. This course is only suitable to students who are willing to work very hard throughout the year and produce detailed work that they have researched to specific deadlines set a regular intervals.

You need a good standard of English because you will produce a lot of written work. You need to be happy with basic Maths to help handle data, statistics and numbers.A grade of at least a ‘Merit’ is required for subsequent admission onto Advanced Level courses.

Course content

The course is made up of 6 units:-

  • Business Purpose
  • Business Organisation
  • Financial Forecasting
  • Business Enterprise
  • Business Ethics
  • Business Communication through Documentation.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at Grade D incl. English and Mathematics

Further information

Vocational qualifications extend students’ knowledge in their chosen subject with an emphasis on developing the skills and understanding necessary to prepare learners for employment or higher-level courses.

Although there are no specific entry requirements, students embarking on these programmes of study would normally be expected to have achieved at least four GCSE passes at Grade D or above and to have demonstrated a reasonable level of commitment to their studies in their GCSE courses. Within their vocational programmes students will also be able to follow GCSE resit courses in English and mathematics or a different qualification in English and mathematics.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bishop Stopford's School directly.

Last updated date: 08 September 2016

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