Level 2 Business
Over a one year course you will develop a range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge in the areas of Enterprise in the Business World, Finance, Marketing and Team Building in Business. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this course progress onto the L3 Extended Diploma in Business.
- Course Information
You will learn about the important elements of enterprise in the world of business. This will range from understanding marketing and finance to focusing on areas that include retail and customer service environments. You will also look at the ownership and structures of different businesses and decide on the best option for you when planning your own business start-up. As part of your study programme you will also study Maths and/or English.
- Entry Requirements
For our Pre-Advanced L2 courses our entry requirements are 4 x GCSE at Grade 3, Maths or English Language or English Literature at Grade 3 and Grade 2 in the others
Please note that any student who has not yet achieved a GCSE grade 4 for English and/or maths will continue with these studies as part of their vocational study programme.
Some vocational courses will have additional specific entry requirements or require DBS clearance to undertake placements. Information about this can be found on the Apply Portal, and on your offer letter which you will receive after your interview.
- How will I be assessed?
Coursework is set continually throughout the year, so you will know how you are progressing at all times. There are also two external examinations.
- Progression Pathway
Successful completion of the course can lead to progression on to a Level 3 course at Runshaw such as Level 3 Business, an Apprenticeship, or employment.
- National Careers Service
For guidance about what careers subjects can lead on to please follow this link to the National Careers Service.