Business Level 2 Award

The course has been designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of the business sector.

  • Type


  • Study Mode


  • Duration

    1 Year

  • Location

    Bracknell and Wokingham College

This programme will give you a broad introduction to the Level 3 T Level in Business. You will have the opportunity to learn through technical knowledge and industry-relevant practical skills. You will be introduced to all aspects of business development and finance.

You will also have the opportunity to study and gain qualifications in English and Digital Skills to help you progress to the next level of study or employment.

The contextualisation of maths, English and Digital Skills is designed to aid you in understanding their relevance to industry in your future experience.

Work experience is an essential part of this programme and will help you to develop the attitudes needed for work in the sector.

At the end of the programme, you will be able to demonstrate all the following outcomes:

  • assessing the success of businesses
  • planning for business change
  • supporting a team to implement business processes

You will achieve these outcomes by studying the following topics:

  • introduction to Business Internal
  • finance for Business External
  • enterprise in the business world

You will learn how to:

  • develop practical skills for business
  • develop and run projects
  • improve your confidence and communication skills
  • gain on-the-job skills through a work experience placement

Teaching activities include extensive group work, and independent research using texts, the internet and external visits.

Students have access to well-equipped IT suites and workshop facilities. You will have group and one-to-one tutorials, support to help you set and achieve individual targets and access to Careers Advisers to enable you to move on to your next step.

There are enrichment activities arranged for students on this programme to enable you to extend your learning beyond the classroom. These may include external trips, participation in enterprise activities, as well as group and teamwork activities.

All assessment is by coursework and your tutor will give you regular feedback and support to help you achieve the best results.

Some assessment may be multiple-choice under timed conditions. There are short multiple choice tests for the functional skills attainment.

The way the course is assessed means that you receive feedback on your progress throughout the course as you provide evidence of your achievement. This evidence is generated through a range of activities including assignment and project work, case studies, role play and presentations. Essential textbooks are available in the library but we advise you to purchase your own copy in order to get the most from your studies.

T Level in Business and Administration, any other Level 3 course or apprenticeship.

To enter this course, you will be required to have four GCSEs at minimum grade 3 (D) including maths at grade 4.

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Why Bracknell and Wokingham College?

  • Clear routes of progression with qualifications ranging from foundation level to degree level!
  • Industry experienced teaching staff give you the responsibility and independence you need to take charge of your own future.
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