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Enterprise & Entrepreneurship BTEC National Level 3 Extended Certificate at Queen Elizabeth's School

Course description

The qualification has been developed in partnership with the National Enterprise Academy, in consultation with entrepreneurs and business people, experienced teachers and learners.

The New BTEC Extended is a practical, work-related course designed to provide students with a broad range of knowledge about the business environment. The new BTEC Nationals use a combination of assessment styles to give your students confidence they can apply their knowledge to succeed in the workplace – and have the study skills to continue learning on higher education courses and throughout their career. This range of vocational assessments – both practical and written – mean students can showcase their learning and achievements to best effect when they take their next step, whether that’s supporting applications to higher education courses or potential employers.

The Business and ICT Faculty works with the Enterprise & Skills Company in delivering this qualification. Students participate in the Enterprise Challenge, pitching their business ideas against other schools in Dorset.

Entry requirements

Pass in Level 2 Business or GCSE Grade C in English and Maths

Assessment

  • Unit 1 Enterprise and Entrepreneurship 
    Assignment
    Set and marked internally 
  • Unit 2 Developing a Marketing Campaign
    Task
    Set and marked by Pearson 
  • Unit 3 Business and Personal Finance
    Written Examination
    Set and marked by Pearson 
  • Unit 4 Entrepreneurship and Entrapreneurship in practice
    Assignment
    Set and marked internally

Future opportunities

BTEC Nationals are valued by employers, universities and colleges and support learners in applying for jobs in business related careers such as accounting, administration, customer service, finance, IT, personnel or sales.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queen Elizabeth's School directly.

Last updated date: 13 October 2016
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