Business Administration BTEC Diploma – Level 1 – EDEXCEL


This introductory level course aims to help people gain the skills needed in
an office environment. The diploma covers various aspects of administration
including creating business documents, welcoming visitors, supporting business
meetings and looking at job opportunities in administration. Assessment is
through coursework that builds up to the diploma. All learners will be supported
to complete a work experience placement. In addition, learners will study a
selection of units to aid personal and social development. To support the
development of the skills needed by today’s employers, you will also study
English and Maths at a basic level.

Units you will study include:

  • Investigating Rights and Responsibilities at Work

  • Managing Your Health at Work

  • Preparing for Work Placement

  • Learning from Work Placement

  • Working in Business and Administration

  • Communicating Electronically

  • Making and Receiving Calls

  • Welcome Visitors

  • Handling Mail

  • Creating Business Documents

  • Recording Business Transactions

  • Supporting Business Meetings

  • Carrying out an Individual Project

  • Planning an Enterprise Activity

  • Running an Enterprise Activity

  • Job Opportunities in Business Administration

  • Word Processing Software

  • Using the Internet

  • Functional Skills In Maths

  • Functional Skills In Communication

  • Functional Skills In ICT

  • Personal And Social Development

Individual Study Programmes will be discussed at interview to meet individual needs.

BTEC Level 2 or equivalent for learners that satisfactorily exceed the pass criteria.

Start Date: 3rd September 2018
End Date: 28th June 2019
Duration: 1 year
Location: Crewe Campus
Course Description: Level 1 Business Administration CR


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