Business BTEC First Certificate
Interested in how businesses work? Where do they get their money from? How do they market their products? How important are human resources (people) within a business? Want to learn about these in a practical and hands on way? You will do all of these things on this course, and enhance your learning through a variety of trips and visits, some examples of which are given below:
What will you study?
You will study a combination of core, mandatory and specialist units:
Core Units (60 credits):
Mandatory Units (30 credits):
Optional Specialist Units (150 credits from):
Studying this course will give you a good overall understanding of business and the world of work. The broad nature of the course provides a strong foundation for most careers, as well as a firm foundation for progression to Level 3 study. It is not uncommon for students to pursue careers in marketing, finance, events management, retail management and other junior managerial positions.