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Level 2

Business Administration


1 year


Rush Green Campus
Barking Campus - Technical Skills Academy


Sept 2023





This course is a one-year, full-time study programme, aimed at current and prospective business administration staff who wish to be successful business administration employees.

On this course you'll study the following units:

  • Communication in a business environment
  • Understand employer organisations
  • Principles of providing administrative services
  • Principles of business document production and information management
  • Manage personal performance and development
  • Develop working relationships with colleagues

You'll need to successfully demonstrate achievement and completion of all units and submit a portfolio of evidence. There is no exam for this qualification.

You will need to have GCSE Maths, English Language and two additional subjects at grade 3 (D) or above.

As part of the application process you will also be asked to explain why you want to study this course, so that we can ensure any course offer made aligns to your career goals.

You'll have opportunities to gain valuable work experience with external employers, or at internal college events.

On successful completion of the course you could progress to Level 3 Business or Business Administration.

Alternatively, you could progress into a Level 3 Apprenticeship in Customer Service or employment as business support assistant, business development advisor or customer service assistant.

Where it can lead to
You could progress to the following courses
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.