for students aged 14-16


A BTEC in Business provides the skills for self-employment to become that enterprising entrepreneur of your dreams. A BTEC in Business is one of the few qualifications that will help you succeed in whatever you choose next. The principles of business that you will learn is transferable in every type of organisation you will encounter. The knowledge, skills, understanding and practical experience gained will make you the high flyer of your peers. An overview of what students will study:

Working in business administration / Communicating electronically / Making and receiving calls /Welcoming visitors/Handling mail / Creating business documents / Recording business transactions / Supporting business meetings / Business administration group project / Ideas for small business / Job opportunities in administration.

Business Purposes / Business Organisations / Financial Forecasting for Business / People in Organisations / Providing Business Support / Verbal and Non-verbal Communications in Business Contexts / Business Communication Through Documentation / Training and Employment in Business / Personal Selling in Business / Customer Relations in Business / Business Online / Consumer Rights / Business Enterprise / The Marketing Plan/Managing Personal Finances.

The Business Environment / Business Resources / Introduction to Marketing / Business Communication / Business Accounting / Creative Product Promotion / Market Research in Business / Internet Marketing in Business / Recruitment and Selection in Business / Developing Teams in Business / The Impact of Communications Technology on Business / Website Design Strategy.

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Our main contacts are Ms H McIntosh, Head of College/Ms V Lambert

The Proprietary Body: Ms V Lambert, Ms H McIntosh and Mr C Morrison, are contactable at the college or on 0121 507 0904/07486 888054 (also out of term).

Birmingham Independent College Ltd. Albert Hall, Witton Road, Aston, Birmingham B6 5NU

BUSES: 51 / 33 / 7 / 46 / 11A / 11C

0121 507 0904
07486 888054