Business Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate

Brief details:

The Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in Business is a vocational course that gives learners an introduction to, and understanding of the business environment, management of resources, marketing and communication – all fundamental to the success of business organisations.

Preferred entry requirements:

Grade 4 or above at both English & maths. There is no requirement to have studied the subject at GCSE.

Units studied:

  • Unit 1:  The Business environment
  • Unit 2:  Working in business
  • Unit 4:  Customers and communications
  • Unit 5:  Marketing and market research
  • Unit 8:  Introduction to human resources

 Exam Board: OCR

 Course assessment details:

This course is assessed through coursework assignments (50%) and  examinations (50%).

Progression and career opportunities:

A Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in business will particularly suit those looking to study or work in the following areas:  accountancy, economics, business management, marketing, human resource management, logistics, banking or self employment.