This qualification is designed for learners who want an introduction to business and enterprise that includes a vocational and hands-on element. It has been developed to enthuse and inspire learners about a career in business and enterprise. The qualification will appeal to learners who wish to either set up their own business, move into employment or progress to further study.
The study of business and enterprise involves understanding the functions of business and data analysis, the importance of other influences in the external environment and the characteristics of being an entrepreneur and gives a real insight in to running your own business.
It is distinct from business studies as it encourages the learner to use the concepts and theories to further their enterprise skills and complete a business plan for an original idea.
Throughout the delivery of this qualification, the following core areas and transferable skills should be evident: