BTEC National foundation Diploma in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship (Peter Jones Academy)

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Course Specifics

Category:
Business
Level:
Level 3
Audience:
16-18 School Leavers
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
1 year
Interview Required:
Yes
Starts:
Continuous
Age 16-18 Cost:
N/A
Age 19 or Over:
2573.0
Funding Assisted:
Yes - If it's your first full Level 3 and you're aged 19-23 your course is funded otherwise Advanced learner loans are available
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Course overview

On this exciting new course you will learn about sources of funding, types of business ownership, branding, marketing and the entrepreneurial spirit. You'll have the chance to start up your own business, which will essentially be marked as your coursework.

There will be a mix of boardroom activities which include meeting agendas, producing business plans, presentations and pitching as well as meeting guest speakers who will be able to advise you and share their experiences to help make your business better! At Level 3 you'll learn the importance of enterprise as it has never been more sought after by employers. This programme has been designed to provide you with an ideal opportunity to develop a range of crucial skills that will enhance your entrepreneurial flair and ability to adapt to the commercial workplace. Skills and attributes key to ensuring success, should you choose to become self-employed are also an integral part of the programme. Your ability to work productively as part of a team will be a key component of this course.

Who is this course for?

If you're thinking about setting up your own business, or even working self-employed, then this course could be perfect for you. To study at Level 3 you will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C or above.

Entry qualifications

To study at Level 3 you will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above.

What other experience will I gain?

For 16-18 year olds, if required, you will also work towards the achievement of GCSE Grade C in Maths and English as part of your overall study programme.

Where will this lead?

This course could set you on the path to setting up your own business or working for yourself.

What are my career options?
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