BTEC Level 2 - Understanding Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
Ever had a great idea that could make money? Well, our Level 2 BTEC course will help you develop your ideas and ultimately lead you to write your very own business plan to pitch to a panel of investors.
You’ll be taught all of the component parts for setting up your business, from market research and financial modelling to learning how to pitch your business to an investor. Over the course of the year, you’ll develop your entrepreneurial mindset as well as gaining the focus and know-how to guide you through the types of decisions that successful business people make every day.
What are the entry requirements?
You will be expected to have a minimum four GCSEs (grades D-G, including English and Maths) OR other equivalent level 1 qualifications at merit level or higher.
How will I be assessed?
100% coursework assessment
Where will I study?
You will spend your time at your chosen Peter Jones Enterprise Academy. This course is usually 9-5, 5 days a week, but individual Academies will differ. Visit the Academy pages to find out more, or contact your chosen Academy directly.
How long will the course last?
One academic year
What can it lead to?
Past graduates have chosen to:
- Progress to Level 3 BTEC or Advanced Apprenticeship at the Academy
- Go on to another further education course
- Enter employment
- Start their own business
- Researching your Market
- The Marketing Plan
- Financial Modelling and Forecasting
- The Entrepreneurial Mindset
- Managing Personal Finance
- Creating a Vision for your Business Plan
- The Business Environment
- Preparing and Pitching a Business Plan
- Leadership and Teamwork
- Toolkits for Idea Generation
- Enterprise in the Workplace