The BTEC Diploma in Business Level 3 (formerly known as BTEC National Certificate in Business) is aimed at 16-18. It is directed to give students a thorough knowledge of the business world together with vital business skills demanded by all major employers. The course includes 4 core units and 8 specialist units taught over a two year period.
The Business Environment
Introduction to Marketing
The course team will select eight units from a bank of 37 on the basis of meeting the objective of preparing students for work, academic progression and/or starting their own business. Thus, units such as Starting a Small Business, Developing Teams in Business, Business Ethics, Business and the Economic Environment, Human Resource Management, Development Planning for a Career in Business and Business Accounting will be considered when structuring the course. Specialist units may change.
BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business
This course leads to...
The course will prepare learners for employment or advancement at work. In addition, students will have the opportunity to progress into a HNC/HND Business course. Some students may be able to apply to a foundation degree or full degree course at university, but further qualifications may be required. Students are advised to check entry requirements with the higher education establishment they intend to apply to. On the other hand, some students will benefit from the course as this will provide them with the knowledge and skills required to start their own business, or to apply for business-related employment
You will need to have achieved the Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in business before you are able to complete this course.
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Students who study this course have hands on experience at running events and working as a team to raise money for a range of charities. You will be given responsibility to spend and earn money, run your group business and you will also have the opportunity to take part in internal and external events that will give you a practical insight into the world of business. You will also be supported to complete work experience in a place or your choice and/or an industry relevant to your studiesApply Now »
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