Studying this course will give you an overview of business specialisms such as entrepreneurship, human resources, and marketing as well as other business-related career subjects.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

On successful completion of this course you could progress into employment or apprenticeship training in a wide variety of posts in industry and commerce.  Alternatively you could progress to a Business or other Level 3 course, subject to interview.

What jobs can I get? 

The Bournemouth & Poole College is affliated with many professional bodies in the area of Business, Finance and Administration. The skills and knowledge you will develop on this course are designed to meet the current demands of industry and commerce, and you will find that many of the skills are transferable and will have currency in a wide range of careers.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

You will require a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades 9 - 3 (formerly A*-D) which need to include maths and English. 

What about work experience? 

You will participate in a work experience placement that is relevant to your studies as part of this course. The College will support and help find placement employers but you are encouraged to seek your own placement employer.

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
BQL2FE004B 07/09/2021 TBC TBC TBC

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Course content

Course Content 

 

This course comprises the Level 2 NCFE Enterprise Business qualification, English and maths, tutorials and work experience.

You will complete multiple topics, which will include;

  • Exploring enterprise skills (4 credits)
  • Plan and carry out an enterprise project (8 credits)
  • Evaluate enterprise project and skills (3 credits)

You will also study Functional Skills or GCSE in English and maths if you have not achieved a Grade 4 (previously Grade C) in either/both subjects, depending on your current level of attainment.
 

More info

Start Day/Time 

This course will start in September 2020. Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment.

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Certificate/Diploma

Awarding Body 

NCFE

Curriculum Area 

Business, Digital, Leadership & ESOL - Business & Finance

More about the course 

Study of the Business courses at College will help you understand  business specialisms such as Finance, Human Resources, Management or Marketing as well as other business related career subjects.


You may also progress within employment to professional qualifications such as The Chartered Institute of Marketing, Accountancy and Public Relations.
 

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Certificate/Diploma

Awarding Body 

NCFE