Business Overview

You’ll gain an insight into the industry and how businesses of all types operate. You will study areas; from understanding how businesses take care of their finances and administer sales; to how they undertake marketing and manage their people. You will have the opportunity to visit several local businesses within the area, including public and private sector organisations. As well as having the opportunity to learn all about enterprise and what it is like being an entrepreneur.

Progression Opportunities

Careers in a variety of fields including accountancy, marketing, management and human resources. Alternatively an Apprenticeship or university course paths will be open to you also.

Available Business courses

Business (BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. This course aims to provide students with a qualification in order to enter a specialist area of employment, or to progress onto Higher Education. You will study a range of units, including...

Business and Administration (Gateway Level 1 Certificate)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. The study programme covers core units that focus on key transferable skills, such as research and planning, time management, and working with others. Learners will also take a number of sector units;...

Business Enterprise (BTEC Level 2 Technical Certificate)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. This study programme will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the operations and structures of businesses, developing the skills required to succeed in employment or to further your education. Students cover...