Type of Qualification

OCR Cambridge Nationals Enterprise and Marketing Level 1/2 – J837



Course Content

Our Cambridge National in Enterprise and Marketing will encourage students to:

  • understand and apply the fundamental principles and concepts of Enterprise and Marketing including characteristics of successful entrepreneurs, market research, financial viability, the marketing mix and factors to consider when starting up and running an enterprise
  • develop learning and practical skills that can be applied to real-life contexts and work situations
  • think creatively, innovatively, analytically, logically and critically
  • develop independence and confidence in using skills that would be relevant to the business and enterprise sector


This qualification will help students to develop:

  • entrepreneurial skills and knowledge, which are key to the business and enterprise sector, sole trader skills and knowledge in areas such as e-marketing, creativity, pitching and cost modelling
  • a full range of transferable skills including Verbal Communication/Presentation, Research, Problem Solving, Analytical Skills, Digital Presentation Planning and Creative Thinking

All results are awarded on the following scale:

Level 2 – Distinction* (*2), Distinction (D2), Merit (M2), Pass (P2)

Level 1 – Distinction (D1), Merit (M1), Pass (P1) and Fail/Unclassified.


How is this course assessed?

You will be assessed via two pieces of coursework set by OCR, each worth 30% of the qualification. These will test your         application of knowledge and skill in Spreadsheet Design & Augmented Reality.

You will also complete an examination at the end of the course worth 40% of the qualification.


Where will this course take me?

· A Level Business Studies

· Cambridge Technicals in Business Level 2/3

· BTEC National in Business

· T-Levels & Apprenticeships

This course will also provide a sound set of skills and knowledge which can be applicable in a wide range of job roles and support further learning.




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