This course provides an exciting opportunity for students who are looking to progress to Level 3 BTEC courses at Cadbury Sixth Form College.
Business is one of the most popular subjects offered at Cadbury and offers students the opportunity to explore the world of business using hands-on practical experience based on real-life scenarios, promoting a wide range of learning styles. Students will be given guidance and support if they wish to undertake any optional work experience in relevant areas.
There is no requirement for any specific prior learning but we do require that you achieve at least a grade 3 in GCSE English and Maths.
Studying Business can enhance your employability as the course is delivered in a very practical way and we choose units of study that will help to deliver transferable skills.
Teaching methods vary depending on the topic but students are always encouraged to be hands-on and independent in their learning. Class activities focus on discussion, practice, role plays, student research and presentations.
Excellent resources and facilities at a professional standard.
Pastoral Support Package with every Pathway option.
Excellent progression into A Levels and/or BTEC courses at Cadbury Sixth Form College.
Opportunities to develop skills demanded by employers.
Develop essential knowledge and transferable skills with the aim of enhancing your employability.
You will even have the opportunity to study GCSE English and/or Maths, if you are still working towards achieving your grade 4.
Components of Course
Ten different units studied over the year, covering a range of topics like finance, marketing, communication, training and employment and business online.
Range of assessment methods, PowerPoints, role play, reports.