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Course Info

  • business

Useful Information

  • Mode of study:

    Full Time

  • Level:


  • Duration:

    1 Year

  • Awarding/validation body:

    Pearson BTEC


Course Overview

The Level 1 Introductory Certificate prepares students to improve their knowledge and study skills that will then enable them to undertake study at Level 2 in Business, Travel or IT.

The course combines some practical activities as well as theory to give students an overview of a wide range of subjects allowing them to build on their study skills and gain important knowledge that will help them be successful in their chosen study or careers.

Course Highlights

Studying Business Studies at Croydon College is unique; you will have the opportunity to undertake a range of units that will give you transferable stills and excellent study skills to enable you to apply to your chosen Level 2 subject area.

You will take part in team building activities and enrichment. We have good links with local industries that will enable you to participate in work experience and work related activities to help and support your chosen career path.

Career Opportunities & Further Study

There are lots of industry opportunities and it is very diverse and growing, students who study vocational studies can go onto study or work in:
• Business and Management
• Travel and Tourism
• Information Technology
• Apprenticeships


You will be assessed in a number of ways, both practical and theoretical.

You will have to write reports, participate in discussions or group debates. You will learn how to organise yourself effectively. You will also be researching your progression and plan for the future.

Entry Requirements

Evidence of a commitment to learn and the ability to study at this level shown at interview; and English and Mathematics assessed at Entry 2 or above by College assessment. A satisfactory reference may also be requested.

How To Apply

Use the below link to apply for the above course.