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BTEC Level 3 is a vocational qualification that will help you to develop practical knowledge, understanding and skills required to work in the business sector. The course is designed for students who aim to progress to the second year and gain a BTEC Extended Diploma in Business, higher education and ultimately employment in the business sector. Students progressing onto the second year Extended Diploma will attain a qualification equivalent to three A Levels.

  • About the Course

    This qualification provides the knowledge, understanding and employable skills that allow learners to gain business sector experience that will prepare them for further study or training. The learning programme covers the following content areas or units:

    • The Business Environment
    • Accounting Systems
    • Business Resources
    • Managing a Business Event
    • Recruitment and Selection in Business
    • Introduction to Marketing
    • Developing Teams in Business
    • Business Communication
    • Computer Applications for Financial Management

    Learners must complete and achieve all these units to be eligible for progression to the Extended Diploma in Business (Year 2).

  • Entry Requirements
    4 or more GCSEs at grades A*-C / grades 9-4 (including Maths and English Language), or BTEC Level 2 at merit or above with Functional Skills in English and Maths. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Progression

    Students could progress to the second year Extended Diploma in Business, higher education in business, marketing, accounting, finance or ultimately to employment in the business sector.

  • Assessment Method

    Unit 2 Exploring Business and Unit 3 Personal and Business Finance are externally assessed through examination and set tasks. The remaining four units are internally assessed through course work.

Course Info

Courses for 16-18 years

Full Time

Level 3

Location Isleworth

Start Date 03/09/2018

BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Business - Year 1 and BTEC Extended Diploma in Business - Year 2

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