4 or more GCSE grades 9 – 4 (A* – C) or equivalent in 3 or more subjects, including minimum grade 4 C) in English Language. You will also need to pass Level 2 Functional skills or GCSE English and Maths at grade 4 or above (if you haven’t already).
This course will provide you with the opportunity to take part in trips to businesses like the Amazon Fulfilment Centre in Doncaster, to learn how a business works first hand. You will also experience talks from visiting speakers and visit many universities to help you to understand the best career pathway for you. You will also undertake a 315hr work placement which will count towards your final grade.
You may, of course, use the course as a means of securing a Higher Education place on one of the very many business related degree courses available at university. It will also provide you with a good basis for starting a higher level apprenticeship or even entering the world of work once leaving college.
Students who complete a qualification in Business go on to a wide variety of jobs. These can include: Accountant, Marketing Executive, Entrepreneur, Economist, Manager or Teacher, to name a few.