BTEC Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Business
A minimum of 3 grade 2's at GCSEs or a ESOL Entry 3 certificate. You will have a College interview and references may be taken up.
Who is the course for
This course is for those wishing to develop skills to start a career in the business sector.
Business topics include:
- Finding a business in your local area
- Branding a product
- Recording income and expenditure
- Communicating with customers and
- Presenting a business idea.
You will also undertake units in personal development such as being organised, developing a personal progression plan and researching a topic. Alongside this, you will be completing an Enterprise Project which focuses on sustainability
Full-time attendance with lectures, group work, assignments, presentations and workshops.
How is the course assessed
Assessment is 100% course work. This may include assignments, class tests, reports, role play and presentations. The English and Mathematics elements are examination based.
Where next - Further Studies
BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Business or OCR Level 2 Cambridge Technical Diploma in Business Administration
Where next - Job Opportunities
Into employment in a junior role in business, retail or administration
This course is supported by a number of organisations and employers including the Institute of Grocery Distribution and the Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce.
This course is particularly suitable for learners with special educational needs/mental health needs due to the expertise of the teaching team. This course is also a suitable programme for those learners who have recently been home schooled and are looking for a return to education.
How to Apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
- Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
- Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.