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Diploma in Business Level 3 at Huntingdonshire Regional College (HRC)

Course description

This course is ideal if you want to work in business but are unsure in which area to specialise in. This is a very rounded course and is highly valued by employers as it covers many areas of business and retail. 

Course content

During the course you will study units including: Business Environment, Business Accounting, Business Communication, Business Markets and the Economy, Introduction to Marketing, Internet Marketing in Business, Understanding Retailing, Recruitment and Selection, Managing a Business Event, and Business Project Management. You will also study for an extended project qualification and complete relevant work experience.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs (Grade C or above) including maths and English.


All assessments will take place via assignments.

Financial information

If you are aged 16-18 as of 31st August 2014 you will pay no fees for your course. There may be additional costs during your course including trips, uniforms and activities – but we can often help with these.


For additional information on our finance options, or if you're 19 and older, click here and go to the “Finance” tab.

Future opportunities

On completion you could go onto study a related Higher Education course. You could look for employment within sales, marketing, financial services, retailing or personnel. Alternatively combine work and study on an Apprenticeship programme. 

Further information

For further information please contact the Information Adviser in Admissions and Progressions Team on 01480 379106. 

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 27 November 2014
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