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L3 BTEC (1 A-Level equivalent)

L3 BTEC (2 A-Level equivalent)

Why study this course?

• Pursuing a career in business

• Capitalising on your existing knowledge of business

• Studying a broad scope of business disciplines

• Learning through being hands-on

• Applying your knowledge to real world examples

• Preference for assessment by coursework

Potential careers:

• Marketing

• Finance

• Events management

• Human Resources

• Administration

• Operations management

• Insurance

• Sales

• Distribution and logistics

• Insurance

• Teaching

• Market research


Course content

The BTEC Business qualification looks closely at the inter-related nature of business focusing on units that cover a broad range of business disciplines. Students will study a range of units that give them a taste into the different functional areas of a business focusing on topics and issues that are relevant in today’s society. The course provides a dynamic learning style, with students becoming actively involved in business processes including event management, and recruitment and selection.

Year 1:

• Unit 1: Exploring Business

• Unit 2: Developing a marketing campaign

• Unit 4: Managing an event (double award only)

• Unit 5: International Business (double award only)

Year 2:

• Unit 3: Personal and Business finance

• Unit 8: Recruitment and Selection

• Unit 6: Principles of management (double award only)

• Unit 19: Pitching for a new Business (double

award only)

Staff contact:

Mr Underwood and Mrs Desideri