Business and Enterprise

, Level 2
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Did you know!

  • Our social media pages are run by our in-house Events team, and this is a great way to have a look at some of the things we do as a department.
  • Facebook: @lccenterpriseandevents
  • Instagram: @lcc_eventsenterpriseemploy

Course Information


Innovation is at the forefront of business growth and a clever enterprise idea can take you far! Learn the basics of business enterprise to start you on this journey.


Develop your business enterprise knowledge with exciting, hands-on learning.
You will explore multiple elements of business enterprise and gain an
understanding of basic marketing principles.

You will be introduced to a range of enterprise environments and will examine
what’s necessary for them to be successful. You will also research and pitch
your own business idea, giving you the chance to engage and apply your knowledge
to a real-life example.

Who is this course for?

Perfect for someone who loves spotting a business opportunity or wanting to set up a business in the future. This course is a great introduction into Business Enterprise.

Course units/modules

  • The Business Enterprise Environment
  • Marketing
  • Business Planning
  • Pitching for a business idea

Benefits and skills

  • You will gain an introduction to Business and Enterprise
  • You will expand your experience through participating in group activities and studying different projects.
  • You will develop your personal skills to help you progress to a higher level of study and gain future employment. This includes studying maths and English where needed.
  • You will be provided with careers advice to help you progress into your chosen area after completing the course
  • You will achieve a BTEC Level 2 in Business Enterprise qualification

Entry requirements

  • 3 GCSEs at grade 3 (previous Grade D) or equivalent
  • A keen interest in developing enterprise and entrepreneur skills
  • A successful interview

Available Apprenticeships and Progression options

  • You could progress onto further study in Business Enterprise
  • You could undertake an Advanced Apprenticeship in your chosen vocational area
  • Alternatively, you could choose to enter full or part-time employment

Assessment types

This course has a combination of coursework and external exam assessment for the qualification, alongside regular assessments during lessons.

Whilst in college you will take part in group activities and discussions, you will keep a portfolio of the work done in class and you will have individual discussions with your tutor to discuss your progress.

Course details

Duration: 1 Year
Start Date: 16/09/2024
Fees (16-18): No fee
Study Type: Full time
Course Code: 77482-01

Please note that for all courses starting on 9th September, there will be an induction week, WC 2nd September.

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