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Introduction Certificate to Business

Start Date Length Attendance Campus Course Code
10/10/2016 31 Weeks Daytime East Ham Campus PR000630 Apply Now

What is involved?

The course consists of Business units which help you gain the knowledge and skills that you will require if you wish to pursue in the Business environment. It will also give you an opportunity to set up your own business stalls as you gain knowledge of business and learn entrepreneurial skills.

The course is taught and delivered by experienced business lecturers with extensive experience of teaching and working in the industry.

Functional Skills
You will be studying Functional Skills (Maths and English) as part of your course to enable you to progress onto Level-2 qualifications.

Work Experience opportunity
As part of the programme you will conduct work placement in a Business and Enterprise organisation/field of your choice. This will allow you to apply your theoretical knowledge into a practical work setting.

Enrichment Activities A range of Enrichment activities are incorporated within the programme. Examples of Enrichment activities conducted are lectures by guest speakers from the industry, sharing their knowledge and experience with you.
Visits to various multi-national enterprises in the city of London. You will have an opportunity to participate in Global Entrepreneur week where you will be able to pitch your business idea to business professionals/entrepreneurs.

I-Learning Sessions This is additional time embedded in your programme for your study to promote independent learning. This time is used to work through assignments, complete homework activities and conduct wider reading and research.

Support Tutorials
Group and one to one tutorials are set up on the programme to further assist you with successfully completing the course and provide you with professional guidance and support throughout the course.

Personal Learning Plan Sessions
A course tutor will be allocated to you on the programme. Your course tutor will be working with you to set realistic targets that will enable you to achieve your goals. Your targets will be monitored weekly by your tutor and yourself and actions plans and support put in place to assist you in achieving your targets.


What will my career options be?

You could progress onto Intermediate Business or Office Professionals.

What is the cost?

This Course is Free for 16-18 Home Students.
The Home fee is £700 (Plus £50 Exam Fee).

In some instances a course may be free - please refer to the 'What do I Need to Pay' screen for more information.


What do I need?

2 x GCSE E grades