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Business Level 2 Transition Programme

Course code: BFAU000P

Subject area: Business

Study level: School Leaver

Course level: 2

Course details

9:00am - 5:00pm

Monday to Friday

5th Sep 2022 - 30th Jun 2023

Abingdon Campus

Contact details

enquiries@abingdon-witney.ac.uk

01235 555585

Are you interested in starting your career in the world of business? If so, then this Transition Programme offers you the opportunity to embark on your future career! Specialist Business Lecturers will guide, support and work with you to develop your skills and knowledge as you progress through this 1-year programme. You will learn by completing projects and various assessments based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. The programme introduces you to a range of areas in the exciting world of business whilst you will participate in an extended work experience programme.

The opportunities in business are endless and we want to ensure that you are exposed to as many of these as possible throughout the year. Therefore, we include marketing, customer service, recruitment and selection, finance, retail and so much more!

The units you will study include.

• Enterprise in the Business World
• Finance for Business
• Promoting a Brand
• Principles of Customer Service
• Sales and Personal Selling
• Introducing Retail Business
• Recruitment and Selection
• Providing Business Support
• Principles of Marketing
• Business Documentation
• Visual Merchandising
• Building Successful Teams
Naturally, the next step is the T Level in Business Management and Administration, an apprenticeship or alternative Level 3 programmes.
We want to ensure that this is the right programme for you. Therefore, in order to join the programme, you will need to have a satisfactory interview, as you would in the world of business. We will also require you to have at least 4 x GCSE grade 3/D or above, usually with English and/or maths.
In addition to the main course fees given below you will also need to purchase a workbook and revision book for approximately £22.

Study trips and visits linked to modules will be arranged as part of your programme of study. These normally include an induction trip and visits to retail outlets and large business organisation. Any applicable fees regarding these trips will be advised at the start of the course.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs, call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The 19+ full fee button displays the full fee that may apply, the rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. Also see the Course Fees & Finance page under the Info Centre link at the top of the screen.

Trip are planned through the year, the cost of these will be communicated to you at the time. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Due to COVID-19 we are not currently planning any trips as part of your course. If we are able to organise trips during your course, the cost of these will be communicated to you at the time. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00
Books: £22.00

Total Cost: £22.00


19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00
Books: £22.00

Total Cost: £22.00


19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00
Books: £22.00

Total Cost: £22.00

BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Business as part of the Transition Programme.
The BTEC Level 2 Transition Programme in Business includes the BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Business which uses a blend of assessment methods including reports, assignments, presentations and exams. Extended Work Experiences plays an important role in the Transition Programme.
As part of your programme, you will develop the following transferable skills:

• Working collaboratively with others

• Resilience and problem solving

• Effective communication

• Using your initiative and decision making