About this course
You will be able to demonstrate your entrepreneurial skills through organising and managing your own event and setting up your own small business. You will learn how to build, motivate, and manage a team of people. Central to this will be developing confidence in your communication and presentation skills, which are essential to your future career. You will cover the financial aspects of a business through the accounting units and learn how to calculate profit and loss as well as balance sheets and financial ratios. In the marketing element, you will have the opportunity to create, develop, and market your own product and produce a real advert. Aspects of law will be covered and, in the international business section, the economic environment and how international trade works will be covered.
- A minimum of 4 GCSEs grade C or higher, one being English or maths or a related Level 2 vocational course at Merit or higher (if a Pass grade is achieved GCSE grades and/or functional skills results can also be considered).
- English and maths assessed at Level 1 or above.
- To progress to the second year Extended Diploma qualification you will need to successfully complete the first year of this course and demonstrate good attendance and punctuality at the College.