Business Courses

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This course provides you with an opportunity to gain a broad knowledge of the business sector. The course is equivalent to 2 or 4 GCSEs at grades A*-C and provides you with a good basis to progress to Level 3 or to enter employment.

  • About the Course

    You will study:

    • Finance for Business
    • Principles of Marketing
    • Enterprise in the Business World
    • Recruitment, Selection and Employment
    • Promoting a Brand
    • Principles of Customer Services
    • Providing Business Support
    • Business Online
    • Using Business Documentation
  • Entry Requirements

    2 or more GCSEs at grade D / grade 3 or above or successful completion of a Foundation Level course with functional skills in maths and English. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • Progression

    BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business, Level 3 Apprenticeship in Business and Administration, Level 3 NCFE in Business or employment in a business environment.

  • Assessment Method

    The course is assessed by means of assignments and two externally assessed exams.

How to Apply

Please click the apply now button and fill out the online application form. An adviser will be in touch regarding interview dates.

Course Info

Courses for 16-18 years

Full Time

Level 2

Location Isleworth

Start Date 01/09/2021

BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Business

West Thames College

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* Based on overall performance for students aged 16-18 across all levels in 2018-19

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