Level 2 Cambridge Technical Diploma in Business

Level 2 Cambridge Technical Diploma

Exam Board: OCR

1 year


Course Content:

This course is made up of ten units:

  • Business purposes
  • Business organisations
  • Financial forecasting for business
  • People in organisations
  • The marketing plan
  • Training and employment in business
  • Personal selling in business
  • Customer relations in business
  • Business online
  • Bookkeeping for business


100% course work, with practical units

All internal units will be assessed and graded by your teachers. At the end of the course points gained will combine to form an overall grade. You can achieve a Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction*. All assessments are completed through assignments.

Studying at Alton College:

Lessons activities are wide ranging with lessons taking place in both classrooms and computer rooms. Students have time to complete their coursework partake in work experience. Students will look to progress to the level 3 programme either in the Extended or Introductory Diploma (Business or IT). For this progression, students are required a Merit overall. Students can also progress to A Level but are required a Distinction overall.

Entry requirements:

Students should normally have achieved a Grade 3 profile at GCSE. For GCSEs which remain with the old grading system, a Grade 3 is equivalent to a Grade D. To study this subject you should have an interest in the Business World

Course costs:

All students will be expected to provide their own folders, dividers and plastic wallets

There is no cost to the recommended textbooks – as all resources are available online

Business works well with:

GCSE Maths
GCSE English