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Level 2 Diploma in Business

Level 2 Diploma in Business

Level 2 Diploma in Business

This course is designed for students who wish to progress to working within a business environment or onto a level 3 programme.

This course is perfect if you appreciate this good grounding and want to extend your qualifications with a view to specialising in your chosen business field.

OCR is a leader in vocational qualifications and is respected by all employers.

Our expert tutors, who’ll expect you to be self-motivated and keen to achieve, will teach you the following subjects:

  • Business Purposes
  • Business Organisations
  • Financial Forecasting for Business
  • People in Organisations
  • The Marketing Plan
  • Verbal and non-verbal Communication
  • Business Communication Through Documentation
  • Training and Employment in Business
  • Customer Relations in Business
  • Business Ethics

There will be a variety of assessments, including:

  • Role plays
  • Reports
  • Group work
  • Presentations

With this course you will be taking an important step forward in the next stage of your career in the business environment.

This course is a Study Programme which consists of:

  • Vocational Qualification
  • Work Experience
  • Tutorial
  • Maths*
  • English*

* If you have not already achieved a GCSE pass at grade C or above in English and Maths (New grades = Grade 5 or above) you will study Maths and/ or English as an integral part of your college programme.


This course requires 4 GCSEs at Grade 3 (D in the old grade structure) or above including one in English or maths

A relevant Level 1 qualification with GCSE/Level 1 in English & maths.

This course is free for 16-18yrs; for 19-23yrs, course is free if you have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification.

For all other students fees apply:
1st year course fee £1286; Exam Fee £120

Loans & assistance are available from Student Services.

Course Summary

Length of study:
1 year


Term dates

Study campus:

Study option(s):
Full time

Course level:
Level 2

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Making your application

We will check your application to see if you meet the standard entry requirements for the course. If you do, you’ll receive an invitation via email to attend an interview with a Curriculum Tutor.

Fees and funding

If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.

Why Coventry

From entry-level qualifications, through to degree-level and specialist professional courses there’s something here for students with little or no formal education right up to career high-flyers. Expect a vibrant environment where you can meet people from different backgrounds and cultures.

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