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Business Administration BTEC Diploma level 1 at Leicester College

Course description

If you are aged 16-18, you will be enrolled on a study programme, which will include retaking GCSEs or undertaking Functional Skills in English and maths if you haven't already achieved a grade 4 or above. You will also be required to complete a work experience placement and an employability programme.This qualification is equivalent to two GCSEs at grade D/3, where you will get the opportunity to learn about Business Administration. This is a one year study programme that is designed to provide you with the opportunity to study a wide range of topics.

Course content

Whilst studying on the Business BTEC level 1 Diploma, you will learn about a variety of topics including Business Administration, Working in Teams and Customer Service in business administration. You will also have the opportunity to improve your employability skills in our Business Administration Training Office and will have the opportunity to undertake work experience.

Entry requirements

Standard entry to this course requires one reference. It is desirable that you can demonstrate 90% attendance. A GCSE in both English and maths at grade 1/2 (E/F/G) or above is required.


You will be assessed in a variety of ways such as written reports, presentations, leaflets, discussion and role-plays utilising our Realistic Working Environment.

Financial information

Material fee £40.00.

Future opportunities

Upon successful completion of the course you will have gained the skills and knowledge necessary be able to progress on to a Level 2 qualification. This could be a Business Level 2 or you could decide to change career path and pursue a subject such as IT or Travel and Tourism. Alternatively you could seek employment in the Business Administration or Retail sectors.

Further information

Apply online via UCAS Progress or the College website. You will need details of your qualifications, a reference, and a personal statement to complete your application. Once your application has been successfully processed, you will be sent a conditional offer and be invited to a Welcome Event at the College to meet your tutors, learn more about your chosen course of study and tour the facilities. You will then need to confirm your acceptance of the course offered to you. For more information contact our Customer Service Centre on 0116 2242240 or visit

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: 28 September 2018
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