This study programme is designed to provide an interesting introduction to the world of business. You will have the opportunity to develop a range of skills and techniques essential for successful performance in working life. You will develop the communication skills needed for working in the business sector.
Take your first steps towards a career in business with this full-time study programme taught by dedicated professionals.
What you will study
Two core units:
• Enterprise in the Business World
• Finance for Business
Plus, One mandatory unit and eight optional units covering topics such as:
• Principles of marketing
• Promoting a brand
• Principles of customer service
• Recruitment and selection
• Business online
• Providing business support
4 GCSEs at 9-3 including English and Maths
4 GCSEs at 9-3 and Level 2 Functional Skills in either English or Maths
Level 1 Business with Level 1 Functional Skills in either English or Maths
On completion with the appropriate pass and English and maths grades, you can progress through the levels.
A range of higher education courses such as HNC/HND, foundation degrees, honours degrees in Management and Business offered by Wakefield College.
Alternatively, there are opportunities for Apprenticeships in areas such as Accounting and Business Administration.
This study programme will provide opportunities for a wide range of business careers such as accounting technician, facilities officer, fundraiser, housing officer, insurance claims settler, legal secretary, paralegal or trainee legal executive, customer services officer or retail management.