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BTEC Level 2 Certificate: Business at Loughborough College

Course description

The aim of the course is to provide you with an understanding of different businesses and explain some of the key skills required to be successful in business.

The course is a mix of practical and academic learning, with guest speakers and visits to different types of businesses.

Course content

The course is based on 12 units, covering core, mandatory, and optional, which include:

  • Enterprise in the Business World
  • Finance for Business
  • Small Business Planning
  • Promoting a Brand
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Introducing Project Management

Entry requirements

  • Four GCSEs at grade D/3 or above, including English and Maths (you will be required to study additional English and/or Maths if you haven’t achieved a grade C/4 or above)

Future opportunities

Upon completion of this course, there are plenty of opportunities for further study and, having developed the key skills that employers are looking for, you will also be able to consider entering straight into a career in the business sector.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, come and visit us at one of ourOpen Days at Loughborough College or contact us at StudentRecruitment@loucoll.ac.uk.

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: 02 October 2018
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      We have lots of different courses from A Levels to vocational programmes, Apprenticeships and Degrees and you will have the opportunity to gain practical industry related skills while you study.