Business BTEC

Young people taking their first step into a new career need the right blend of technical and academic skills to support them. And we know that employers and Higher Education are looking for highly skilled, job-ready individuals with a strong work ethic. That’s why we’ve chosen to offer the BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Business! With over 5,000 universities, employers and professional bodies with employability at the heart, learners can develop the skills and confidence they will need to step into a prosperous future. Furthermore, 95% of universities and colleges in the UK now accept BTECs, including Oxford University.


Course Overview

The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma is equivalent to three A Levels. Therefore, this is the only subject students will undertake to support their progression to higher education courses in business areas before entering employment. 


What will I study?

The content of this qualification has been developed in consultation with universities to ensure that it supports progression to higher education. A range of employers and professional bodies have also confirmed that the content is appropriate and consistent with current practice for learners planning to enter employment directly in the business sector.

The qualification gives learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that underpin the business sector that will prepare them for further study or training. The units which you will study are:

  • Unit 1: Exploring Business (coursework)
  • Unit 2: Developing a Marketing Campaign (task)
  • Unit 3: Personal and Business Finance (exam)
  • Unit 4: Managing an Event (coursework)
  • Unit 5: International Business (coursework)
  • Unit 6: Principles of Management (task)
  • Unit 8: Recruitment and Selection (coursework)
  • Unit 27: Work Experience in Business (coursework)
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