Business Level 2 Diploma

Business Level 2 Diploma

Start date

Brockenhurst College - Main Site


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Course introduction

Whether you expect to make an instant impact in business, or would prefer to work your way up the career ladder gradually, this learning opportunity will give you the skills, knowledge and experience you need. From day one we will encourage you to think like a businessperson, enabling you to balance a range of competing priorities.

This course is designed to equip you with skills and knowledge that are essential for a career in business. This includes how to present information for a business audience, how to do business online and how to perform multimedia design tasks. You will also learn about business planning and spreadsheet modelling.


Why choose
Business Level 2 Diploma?

As a student you will benefit from enthusiastic teaching staff who are committed to delivering a highly stimulating learning curve.

These teachers have wide industry experience, which means they can give you important real-world insights that you simply cannot obtain from a textbook alone.

As a student you will also have opportunities to undertake practical projects, giving you the kind of hands-on experience employers want to see on your CV.

Teaching & learning

You will be taught through a variety of methods including:

  • Presentations
  • Group and individual work
  • Case study assignments
  • Simulations
  • Role play
  • Personal research

You will also have the opportunity to plan and run a business event. Furthermore, you will be encouraged to carry out your own research within a supportive and constructive teaching framework.

Minimum entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 3 and above to include:
•    English Language
•    Maths


Course structure

  • Gain a fundamental understanding of how businesses operate.
  • Examine different types of business in detail.
  • Explore the various areas within business such as finance, marketing and human resources.
  • Undertake a work placement to obtain valuable experience.
  • Acquire the key skills you need to set up and run a business.
  • Understand the process of developing a marketing plan.

What can I do with this qualification?

There is a role in every organisation linked to business-related studies. Indeed, some students use this course as a stepping-stone to another field such as engineering, for example.

With its focus on building your confidence and communication skills, this programme will prepare you for progression to the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business, or an entry level job or apprenticeship.

Dates & Locations





LocationBrockenhurst College - Main Site

Date & time 09/09/2024 to 31/07/2025

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