Practical Vs Theory
The BTEC Level 2 Extended Diploma in Business is a two-year programme consisiting of thirteen units, seven of which are mandatory and four externally asessed units, the rest are optional units which allows you to progress onto a Degree course, or to provide you with skills to find employment or a higher apprenticeship. This qualification is equivalent in value for UCAS points of 3 ‘A’ Levels. This course is best suited to those looking to develop business and entrepreneurial skills.
The range of topics this course covers include financial and management accounting, marketing, internet marketing, events and team management, web design strategy, business ethics, economics, retail management, human resource management, supply chain and health and safety amongst others. Students choosing to study this course are taught by experienced lecturers, often specialists in their field and you will gain knowledge of a broad range of IT-related products.
This course provides the knowledge, understanding, skills and experience you need to pursue your career in the RAF. You will explore key topics in business such as business finance, marketing, international business, recruitment and management.
The programme includes a blend of practical and theory activities with a range of assesment methods incuding 3 hours per week of personal training to develop your physical fitness. Graduates of The Air and Defence Career College are guaranteed a place on RAF basic recruit training (subject to RAF entry criteria) and will be well equipped to pass first time.