The BTEC Levels 1/2 Accelerated Learning in Business course is designed to provide specialist work-related qualifications. They give students the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment. The qualifications also provide career development opportunities for those already in work. Consequently, they provide a course of study for full-time or part-time students in schools, colleges and training centres. GCSE resit examinations will be available in Maths/ English together with a suitable suite of additional qualifications to enhance employment opportunities. This is located in the Business Tourism Management (BTM) department.
Two GCSEs at C or above or Level 1 Entry qualification plus an interview
Many opportunities in Business, Retail and Administration or progression to the level 3 qualification
Students will prepare a varied amount of course work together with a small number of external online examinations. Written assessments are undertaken throughout the course. Students will undertake research in a number of areas and present their findings in written and oral format.