BTEC and ICT Level 1 Foundation Diploma
||BTEC and ICT Level 1 Foundation Diploma
||1 year full-time
Are you ready to take your first step into the world of
Business Administration? If so, this is the course for
Practical activies will take place in a realistic work
environment which includes a reception; telephone
system; office equipment; mailroom; stock, sales and
payment departments. The course will be supported by
visiting speakers from local businesses. You will develop a
range of ICT skills while producing documents for our real
You will take part in team building, arranging meetings,
document production, presenting, receiving and making telephone
calls and prioritising workloads.
The course includes the following subjects:
- Foundation Diploma in Business Administration
- Work Experience involving a range of realistic tasks
- ITQ Level 1
- Functional Skills in English, Mathematics and Information
Your coursework will be assessed by a varierty of
methods including role play, practical demonstration,
presentations, portfolio building, written examination, oral
examination. Functional skills assessment will be exam
- 2 GCSEs at grade G and above.
- For equivalent qualifications see the Entry Requirements Explained page
- All applicants must complete an initial assessment in Maths and
English and attend an interview
Course Progression Routes
- Level 2 Extended Certificate in Business
- Level 2 Business and Administration Apprenticeship
- Level 2 Practical Business including NVQ
Course Career Prospects
There is a constant demand for suitably qualified administrative
staff both locally and nationally. Close liaison with employers
ensures that students are kept well informed of changes and
opportunities that may arise.
If you are unsure about your career progression please contact the Careers Team.
Activities such as trips and visits will be arranged, which are
beneficial to this course and your learning. These activities are
optional and additional fees will be charged to you. Details will
be provided at the time of interview.
There are no course fees if you are under 19 years old. However,
you may have to pay for textbooks, personal kits, uniforms, trips
and personal stationery. You will be informed of these at your
For Application and Enrolment Information Contact
Free phone: 0800 358 7575
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