About this course
The course content aims to develop students' passion for business and/or retail. After successful completion of the 90 credit Diploma in Year 1, students can progress to Year 2 to study an Extended Diploma. After successful completion of the Extended Diploma you can go on to higher education.
Successful completion of the qualification provides learners with evidence of appropriate understanding at either Level 2 or Level 3 in both general business and retail specific subjects which can be utilised with in the work place. These may include opportunities at level 2 for customer service, stock control, administration and visual merchandising and at level 3 for supervisory or management roles with in but not exclusive to retail opportunities.
Year 1 course = 90 credit Diploma
Year 2 course = a further 90 credits providing in total a 180 credit Extended Diploma.
5 GCSEs grades A*-C including English and maths or BTEC Level 2 qualification at merit or above, with GCSE English and maths at grade C or above.