Business & Finance

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  • business finance
  • business

Summary

This Business BTEC Extended Level 3 qualification is a highly specialist course designed to give learners the knowledge, understanding and skills needed to prepare for employment in business.

Description

The Business BTEC Extended Level 3 is a 2 year course that provides learners with insight into the business sector and provides realistic examples of where the theory learned can and should be applied. It covers various aspects of business theory, 9 units will be studied in the first year and 9 units in the second, therefore a total of 18 units over the 2 years.

The Extended Diploma is suitable for learners who want to progress into higher education. It is broadly equivalent to three GCE A Levels between grades A* - C.

Key Areas

  • The business environment
  • Marketing
  • Business resources
  • Training and development
  • Career planning and business information systems
  • Web design
  • Financial accounting
  • Market research
  • Setting up a small business

Entry Criteria

5 GCSE grades 4-9, including English and maths or equivalent. Level 2 qualification in Business or related vocational subject with a Merit Profile.

What Next

You can progress onto a higher education course at the college such as a HND/HNC, or university. You may want to consider an apprenticeship or seek employment within the sector.


Course options

  • 2018/19 Full Time Day

    Provider

    South & City College Birmingham

    Location

    Bordesley Green Campus, Digbeth Campus, Bournville Campus


    Mode of attendance

    2018/19 Full Time Day

    Days

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

    Age range Start Fees Duration Further information
    16-18 September | 2018/19 - 2 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
    19-23 (no level 3 qualification) September | 2018/19 - 2 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 19-23 year olds without a full level 3 qualification is likely to be free, please contact the college for further information
    19-23 (with 1 or more level 3 qualifications) September | 2018/19 £7,000 2 Academic Year(s) You are eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
    24+ September | 2018/19 £7,000 2 Academic Year(s) You are eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
    Hours Per Week Study Details Minimum Age Average Class Size Max Class Size Material Fees International Fees
    - - - - - 5,000.00

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