Did You Know?
In 2021 e-commerce was worth £80,678m to the UK economy. By 2025 it is expected to reach £92,464m.
Notre Dame Pathway
One Year Course - Equivalent To Two GCSEs
"Level 2 Business has given me an insight into the business world and owning a business. Business has helped me to improve on skills such as meeting deadlines, organisation, confidence in class, and independence. These skills will help me to succeed at level 3 and achieve the grades I want". -Kacper Kopaczewski, Notre Dame Pathway student
BTEC Level 2 First Certificate
The course is made up of 7 separate units. 2 of these are examined externally in the January. The other 5 units are coursework based and are worth 70% of the final grade
What do I need to study this course?
You need a grade 4 in either GCSE English Language or GCSE Maths (and a grade 3 in the other), and four other GCSEs with at least a grade 3.
What will I study?
Various business topics will be studied, such as finance, marketing, recruitment, enterprise, and online business. The course is assessed via a mix of examinations and assignments.
This course can lead to either employment or an apprenticeship in the business sector. Combined with other qualifications, it can also lead to level 3 study at Notre Dame or at another institution.