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Overview

This course allows you to structure and learn at a pace that is comfortable to you from the comfort of your own home as it is an online course.

Course description

The NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration is a qualification to prepare you to work in industry.

This programme is designed to give you the behaviours, skills and knowledge that you will need to function at an operational level in a business administration roll and will give you the scope to develop and build your expertise in functions such as: business communication, business presentations, business reports and working in online environments.

What areas will I study?

Unit One: Communicate in a business environment

  • Understand business communication models, systems and processes
  • Be able to communicate in writing in business
  • Be able to communicate verbally in business

Unit Two: Manage personal and professional development

  • Be able to identify personal and professional development requirements
  • Be able to fulfil a personal and professional development plan
  • Be able to maintain the relevance of a personal and professional development plan

Unit Three: Principles of business communication and information

  • Understand negotiation in a business environment
  • Understand how to develop and deliver presentations
  • Understand how to create bespoke business documents
  • Understand information systems in a business environment

Unit Four: Principles of administration

  • Understand how to manage an office facility
  • Understand health and safety in a business environment.
  • Understand how to take minutes of meetings.
  • Understand how to chair, lead and manage meetings.
  • Understand how to supervise an administration team
  • Understand how to organise events

Unit Five: Principles of business

  • Understand business markets
  • Understand business innovation and growth
  • Understand financial management
  • Understand business budgeting
  • Understand sales and marketing

Unit Six: Develop a presentation

  • Understand how to develop a presentation
  • Be able to develop a presentation

Unit Seven: Deliver a presentation

  • Understand the principles underpinning the delivery of presentations
  • Be able to prepare to deliver a presentation
  • Be able to deliver a presentation

Unit Eight: Analyse and present business data

  • Understand the analysis and presentation of business data
  • Be able to analyse quantitative and qualitative business data
  • Be able to present the analysis of business data

Unit Nine: Negotiate in a business environment

  • Understand the principles underpinning negotiation
  • Be able to prepare for business negotiations
  • Be able to carry out business negotiations

Unit Ten: Provide administrative support for meetings

  • Understand the administration of meetings
  • Be able to make administrative preparations for meetings
  • Be able to support the administration of meetings

Unit Eleven: Participate in a project

  • Understand how to manage a project
  • Be able to support the delivery of a project

Unit Twelve: Implement change

  • Understand the principles of change management
  • Be able to plan the implementation of change
  • Be able to manage the implementation of a change plan
  • Be able to evaluate the effectiveness of the implementation of change plans

Unit Thirteen: Understand the legal context of business

  • Understand the legal framework within which businesses operate
  • Understand the principles of business governance
  • Understand how contract law affects a business
  • Understand the requirements of employment law

Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 September 2022, Duration: 1 Academic year - 1 Academic year Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 (no level 3 qualification) September 2022, Duration: 1 Academic year - 1 Academic year 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 2022, Duration: 1 Academic year £2464.00 1 Academic year You may be eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
24+ September 2022, Duration: 1 Academic year £2464.00 1 Academic year You may be eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.