Course details

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Qualification name BTEC First Certificate in Business
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 1st September 2023
Cost description You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 03333 222 444 for details of the fees for this course.
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

Do you have your sights set on working in the world of business? The sector boasts a wide variety of job roles and this course is a brilliant place to start the journey to your dream career. This T Level Transition Programme is co-developed and co-delivered with a range of employers and it is the perfect stepping stone if you want to progress on to a T Level. In order to develop the professional skills and experience needed, you will learn how businesses are structured whilst gaining valuable industry skills by studying the key areas that employers are currently looking for and undertaking an industry placement. Throughout this course, you will explore: • Organisational structures • Event management • Project management • Leadership skills • Finance • And much more. You will also get the opportunity to work on projects with large, well-respected Manchester businesses. A minimum 15-day industry placement is a vital part of this course and you will be supported in finding a placement relevant to your study. Those successful in gaining a place on the Transition Programmes will be eligible for the ‘T Award’, a package of benefits that includes: • £300 per year bursary* • Curriculum based incentives • Free branded work wear • Opportunity to take part in exciting college-wide competitions • Minimum 20% delivery by industry experts • Access to industry standard laptop* (as appropriate) • Minimum 15- day industry placement • Digital Business upskilling • Master classes • And much more *Subject to requirements including 95% attendance, positive attitude and grade profile.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

This course is assessed using a variety of methods throughout the year including: • Presentations • Role plays • Project-driven practical assignments • Written reports • 2 x external exams

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Name Shena Simon Campus
Address Shena Simon Campus
Whitworth Street
M1 3HB
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Phone 03333 222 444
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