Part of Salford City College Group

Outline

There are two pathways available within our business provision:

BUSINESS & MARKETING:

You will study a range of business, retail and marketing modules with a mix of theory and practical activities, equipping you with the necessary skills to perform well within the business environment.

BUSINESS & CAREER READY:

Alongside theoretic knowledge, you will be given the opportunity to complete a six-week internship as part of your course. 

 

Assessment:

  • Written assessments
  • Practical assessments and a portfolio of evidence
  • Presentations to staff and students
  • Synoptic assessments 

Progression

Most of our students can progress onto Higher Education courses either here at the college or at universities across the country. This versatile qualifi cation allows students to continue their studies in a multitude of areas such as business management, fi nance, or marketing. This course also provides a good understanding of business concepts to assist you within the world of work, whether running your own business or as an employee within a larger organisation. 

Entry Requirements

Level 1 Vocational Courses: Students are required to have grade 1s/2s at GCSE. Level 2 Vocational Courses: Students are required to have a minimum of four grade 3s at GCSE. Level 3 Vocational Courses: Students are required to have achieved a minimum of five grade 4s at GCSE, which must include either English or Maths. Additional Information: For Level 2 Vocational Courses, we will consider 2 Vocationals, ideally one to be in a related subject. For Level 3 Vocational Courses, we will consider 1 Vocational qualification in place of a GCSE as long as a grade 4 is achieved in English.

Fees

Don’t let the cost of studying put you off – most of our students study for FREE, and those who don’t qualify for funding are very often eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.

Eligibility depends on both the course you have chosen to study and your individual circumstances.

Apply

To add a course to your application, click 'Apply', once you have selected all your courses, click 'My Applications' top right, to continue the application process.

Select your choice below:

Academic Yr

Name

Avaialble At

Start Date

Fee

Apply

Academic Yr

24/25

Name

Business and Travel Vocational Studies Introductory Diploma Level 1

Available At

Eccles Sixth Form College

Start Date

03/09/2024

Fee

£0

Academic Yr

24/25

Name

Business Extended Certificate Level 2

Available At

Eccles Sixth Form College

Start Date

03/09/2024

Fee

£0

Academic Yr

24/25

Name

Business National Foundation Diploma Level 3

Available At

Eccles Sixth Form College

Start Date

03/09/2024

Fee

£0

Academic Yr

24/25

Name

Business Studies Tech Diploma Level 2

Available At

Worsley College

Start Date

03/09/2024

Fee

£0

Academic Yr

24/25

Name

Business Studies Extended Diploma Level 3 (Year 1 of 2)

Available At

Worsley College

Start Date

03/09/2024

Fee

£0

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