Business - Level 1 Diploma: This course is for you if you are planning a career in Business or computing. As well as introducing the world of Business this course will also develop the learning skills you need to be successful at level 2 and beyond. You will learn important skills such as being organised and working with others as well as how to use a variety of software packages and will study Functional Skills English and Mathematics. All students will have a personal progress tutor who will support them throughout the course. Modules will include - Being Organised - Developing a Personal Progression Plan - Working with others - Researching a Topic - Finding out about businesses in your area - Creating a Visual Display - Branding a Product - Presenting a Business Idea - Recording Income and Expenditure - Communicating with Customers. The study programme will include Functional Skills in English Mathematics and study skills where you will complete modules such as Word and Excel to gain the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) qualification. You will also have the opportunity to take part in work experience for a week which will enable you to develop your employability skills further.
Additional entry requirements
Literacy at Entry 3 (requires a pass at speaking listening reading and writing) and Entry 3 numeracy.
Course reference: BUSL111089 (use this when contacting provider)