Business BTEC

Business BTEC

Developing your understanding of the business world, this course will encourage you to consider the issues that affect the success of small and large businesses today.    You’ll put that knowledge into practice by considering management decisions and recommendations based on real situations.   You’ll develop a thorough understanding of business theory and principles through our lively and active lessons.    As well as making business decisions based on real life scenarios you’ll be expected to justify those decisions and back them up.

Factfile:
Duration: 1 year
Starting date: September 2018
Location: SRC Bede Sixth Form

 

How will I learn?
You will learn through a wide variety of modes, including direct instruction in classrooms or work environments, investigative and practical work, group and peer work, private study and e-learning.   You will create your own written reports, presentation, sketchbooks, working logbooks and reflective journals.   You will also work on group projects and time-constrained practical assessments.

 

How am I assessed?
You will be assessed through a combination of practical assessments, tasks and written exams.

 

What else do I need to know?
You are already more of an expert in the world of Business than you currently realise.

 

Why study with us?
Many of our students progress to senior managerial positions in some of the UK’s top companies, such as PricewaterhouseCoopers, GlaxoSmithKline, Premier Foods and Greggs.

 

You need
There are no formal entry requirements but five GCSEs at good grades and/or an achievement in English and mathematics through GCSE or Functional Skills is preferable.

 

What’s next?
Choosing to study Business could lead to a range of exciting opportunities.   You could go on to be a Business Adviser, Data Analyst, Consultant, Market Researcher, Accountant or even a Financial Analyst.

 

How do I apply/enrol? www.stockton.ac.uk/apply