Units covered:

  • Being organised
  • Developing a progression plan
  • Working with others
  • Researching a topic
  • Finding out about businesses in your area
  • Organising a meeting
  • Branding a product
  • Presenting a business idea
  • Recording income and expenditure
  • Communicating with customers.
  • Entry requirements

    A minimum of 3 grade 2s 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.

  • Study methods

    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.

  • More information

    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.

  • Where Next – Job Opportunities

    Into employment in a junior role in business, retail or administration

  • Where Next – Further Studies

    BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Business or OCR Level 2 Cambridge Technical Diploma in Business Administration

  • 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.

Course starting Sep 2023

Starts 4 September 2023

Duration 1 Year(s)

Location Uxbridge Campus

Days/Time Monday-Friday
09:00 - 17:00