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Business & Accounting BTEC Level 3 Diploma in at Walsall College

Course description

This course is ideal for those interested in pursuing a career in finance or accounting, and will provide an introduction to the financial aspects of business. It combines the BTEC Diploma in Business (Accounting) with the Subsidiary Diploma in Personal and Business Finance. The qualification is equivalent to 3 A Levels and will develop employment skills in the financial sector.

The course is assessed via completion of assignments. The course covers 18 units, including financial services for business and individuals, computer applications for financial management, finance in the global and national economy, introduction to marketing, management accounting, financial accounting and accounting systems.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE’s at Grades C or above including English Language and Maths. Or successful completion of a Level 2 related qualification.


Students will be assessed by assignment portfolio for the main course. The Computerised Accounting SAGE course is assessed by examination.

Future opportunities

Progression to HNC/HND Business and Accounting, AAT course, university degree course, advanced apprenticeships, employment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Walsall College directly.

Last updated date: 10 August 2016
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    • The £64m Wisemore Campus, which opened its doors in September 2009, includes fully-fitted areas for the study of business, creative arts, health, public services and computing. There is also a performance area, motor vehicle workshops, a hair and beauty training salon, a gym, a nursery and a restaurant.