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Business : Level 3 Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma (= 3 A-levels)

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code L3-CXD-BWX
Qualification Type National Extended Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

This is a two year course.
You need to ensure that you are prepared to follow through the course for the entire two years. This will result in achieving the equivalent of three A Level equivalent qualifications upon successful completion of the course at the end of year 2.
The core units are:
• The Business Environment
• Working in Business
• Business Decisions
• Customers and Communication
• Marketing
• Project Management
• Responsible Business Practices
• International Business

Details

This course really focuses on the vocational aspects of Business so you will find a lot of teaching is based on case studies, application to a variety of different businesses, visiting speakers, role plays and visits to industry.


How will it be delivered?

Students will be assessed by a mixture of:

Assignments - set and marked internally

Tasks - set and marked by the exam board

Written exams - set and marked by the exam board
 

Entry requirements

To enrol for an A level programme we normally expect applicants to have achieved good GCSE passes in at least six subjects, these must:

• demonstrate the suitability for Advanced Level study

• have been achieved at Grade 4/C as a minimum

• include two at Grade 5/B as a minimum

Mathematics - If not achieved within the scope of the above should normally be achieved at grade 3/D. If mathematics is not achieved at grade 4/C then it will be a requirement to continue to study at the correct level until a grade 4 is achieved. Subjects with a mathematical content will require a higher grade.


In addition to the standard College entry requirements, this particular course requires students to have achieved grade 4 or above in GCSE Maths to be considered.

Your next steps...

Extended Diplomas earn you UCAS points and are therefore valued by universities allowing you to take on HND/ HNC, foundation degree course or honours degree. Students can go in to a wide range of employment, including retail, finance, HR and marketing.

What does the course combine well with?

This is a full time course which is equivalent to 3 A levels.

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