Business Transition

Level 2 or Level 3.

KEY FACTS

Qualification Type

In September you will complete a unit of work which will determine whether you are level 2 or level 3.

Level 2 Cambridge

Technical Diploma (Equivalent to 4 GCSEs)

Level 3 Cambridge

Technical Introductory Diploma (equivalent to 1 A level)

Additional Entry Requirements

Assessment

Portfolios/coursework and work experience.

Opportunities for Work Related Activities

You will be required to volunteer in a range of Business environments to help support your learning of each unit.
The Cambridge Technical provides opportunities to develop skills demanded by employers. The course has been structured to enable learners to gain qualifications at their own pace and build on their achievements.

Course Overview

Year 1

Level 2

Business Purposes
Business Organisations
Financial Forecasting for Business
People in Organisations
The Marketing Plan
Verbal and Non Verbal Communication in Business Contexts

Year 2

Level 3

The Business Environment
Working in Business
Customers and Communication
Accounting Concepts
Introduction to Human Resources
Marketing and Market Research

Progression

Cambridge Technical provide a strong base for progression to apprenticeships, work or level 3.

Careers

There are a range of careers you can move into after studying Business and you can choose to specialise in any of the following areas: Accounting and Finance, Management, Retail and Sales, Media, Marketing and Advertising, Human Resources.