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Business: BTEC Level 2

Course outline
For business you will study a range of units, covering:


1. Enterprise in the Business World

2. Finance

3. Marketing

4. Small business planning

5. Project management

Teaching styles
Learning takes place through a variety of teaching methods e.g. teacher-led sessions. Students will produce individual projects and assignments involving their own research and therefore need to work on their own account. Regular homework will be a feature of this course.
Students will be assessed by a portfolio assignment for each unit in addition to class work.
Subject combinations
Any other vocational level 2 subjects.  This subject is often taken alongside GCSE English Language and/or Mathematics.
Resources and facilities
BTEC First textbooks/teacher resources/laptops


Key features
Students will be offered additional workshops to develop their portfolios and improve their literacy skills.
Students can progress onto further education on vocational based courses.
Entry requirements

5 GCSEs grade D or above, or PASS at level 1 Diploma, including English Language plus Maths (or equivalent)




Level 2 course - One year

Progression - Diploma Leads to Vocational AS levels.

Extended Certificate can lead to Vocational AS Levels

Exam board – Edexcel