Length of course two years
Minimum of four Cs at GCSE or a full Level 2 Diploma in a related subject.
• Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma - equivalent to three A-levels
• Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma - equivalent to one A-level
• Level 3 BTEC Certificate - equivalent to one AS-level
Why study Level 3 BTEC Business Studies?
BTEC Business is a vocational subject, directly related to the exciting real world of business. Students learn by completing tasks and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and projects.
The course will provide you with a range of transferrable skills that will help you in almost any working environment and progression to university on a range of business related courses. You will learn key business theories and principles as well as valuable research, presentation and report writing skills.
What do I study?
The course includes the following units:
• An introduction to business
• Business and markets
• Business communication
• Business ethics
• Business planning
• Business resources
• Creative product promotion
• Financial accounting
• Health and safety
• Website design strategy
There is a diverse range of professions where Business Studies will be beneficial, either directly from college or following university, including: banking, business administration, charity sector, civil service, e-business, entrepreneur/self-employment, finance and accounting, human resources, logistics, marketing, retail, tech industries, training/teaching.