Course Details

  • This qualification is designed to provide a highly specialist, work-related qualification, to provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills that you need to prepare for employment. You will study three mandatory units during the course – these are:

    Unit 1 – The Innovative Entrepreneur
    Unit 2 – Business Planning and Pitching
    Unit 3 – Leadership and Teamwork

    You’ll also study specialist areas including:
    - Marketing
    - Finance
    - Brand development

    The qualification is broadly equivalent to one A Level.

  • Applicants are required to have a Level 2 qualification in Maths and English or Maths and English at GCSE grade 4 or above.

  • You will be assessed via written and typed assignments set in class and submitted to your teacher.

  • Upon successful completion of this qualification you will be able to progress further onto a Level 3 Diploma in Business or a Level 4 qualification in Business.

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  • The cost of this course is £2,573, plus £13.80 in exam fees.
    If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you including our Advanced Learner Loans. You might also be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?
    Our course enquiries team is on hand to help you understand any details and answer any questions – whether it’s about applying for the course or finding out about finance. Just get in touch here!

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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