BTEC Level 2 First Award in Business

(Year 12 – One Year Course)

Exam Board: Edexcel

Course Outline:

Learners must complete the two core units, and a choice of two optional units.  This course is completed over a period of one year.

Core Units

1   Enterprise in the Business World

2   Finance for Business

Optional specialist

3   Promoting a Brand

4   Principles of Customer Service

Method of assessment:

1     Enterprise in the Business World - Internal Assessment (Coursework)

2     Finance for Business - External Assessment

This unit is externally assessed using an onscreen test. Edexcel sets and marks the test.  The assessment must be taken by the learner under examination conditions.  The external assessment will be 1 hour.

Optional specialist

3     Promoting a Brand - Internal Assessment (Coursework)

4     Principles of Customer Service - Internal Assessment (Coursework)

Post 16 Progression:

1        AS/A level Applied Business at Hendon School (Grade: Two C’s in English and C in Maths, Merit and above in BTEC Business)

2        BTEC Travel and Tourism Level 2/3 (Merit in BTEC Business)


For further information, please contact: Mrs. Jordan-Bloomfield: (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)


Thursday the 25th. Hendon School, Golders Rise, Hendon, London, NW4 2HP ~ Tel: 020 8202 9004 ~ Fax: 020 8202 3341 ~ E-mail: info@hendonschool.co.uk