BTEC’s own BTEC Level 2 First Business resources - from the BTEC team, for BTEC learners
This Student Book supports the Edexcel BTEC Level 2 First Business QCF specification for first teaching from September 2010.
BTEC and Heinemann have joined forces to bring you BTEC’s own BTEC Level 2 First Business resources – by the BTEC team, for BTEC learners – to support you every step of the way to BTEC success.
Covers the full Diploma including in-depth coverage of the four mandatory units and 11 most popular optional units, giving you the breadth to tailor the course to your learners’ needs and interests.
Assessment activities give practice for all grading criteria for the units covered, with Edexcel’s own grading tips – written and reviewed by BTEC experts – to help learners achieve their potential.
WorkSpace case studies in each unit put the learning into a real-world context giving exclusive access to real businesses, motivating learners by linking their learning to their future careers.
Written by best-selling, tried-and-trusted BTEC Level 2 First authors with more than 20 years’ experience so you can be confident that the book is written at the right level and provides sufficient depth.
Carol Carysforth and Mike Neild
Both have worked with BTEC First Business courses since 1992. Since then they have variously taught, assessed, verified and managed BTEC First programmes and written best-selling educational resources that have helped thousands of BTEC First Business studens to achieve their awards more easily and enjoyably.
Vice Principal at Fareham College, an experienced author and an external verifier for BTEC
A Lead Verifier for BTEC.
Unit 1: Business Purposes
Unit 2: Business Organisations
Unit 3: Financial Forecasting for Business
Unit 4: People in Organisations
Unit 6: Providing Business Support
Unit 7: Verbal and Non-verbal Communications in Business Contexts
Unit 8: Business Communication Through Documentation
Unit 9: Training and Employment in Business
Unit 10: Personal Selling in Business
Unit 11: Customer Relations in Business
Unit 12: Business Online
Unit 13: Consumer Rights
Unit 16: Business Enterprise
Unit 19: The Marketing Plan
Unit 20: Managing Personal Finances