The Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Business has been designed to provide an engaging and stimulating introduction to the world of business.
The core units cover the essential knowledge and skills required in the business sector. Which include finance for business and enterprise in the business world. In addition to this, the qualification provides opportunities for learners to develop their communication skills needed for working in the business sector, as they progress through the course. This can be achieved through presentations and in discussions where they have the opportunity to express their opinions. The course is assessed through one online exam and coursework which is completed throughout the duration of the course.
The Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Business could provide a starting point of a route into employment in many of the diverse areas of business, including roles in specialist areas such as marketing, finance, customer service or human resources in large businesses, or a more generic role in a small, local business. Learners will understand how a business makes and manages its money, and plans for the future.
Units covered include:
- Unit 1: Enterprise in the Business World
- Unit 2: Finance for Business
- Unit 3: Promoting a Brand
- Unit 4: Principles of Customer Service