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BTEC National Subsidiary Diploma/Diploma in Business Level 3 at Altwood CofE Secondary School

Course description

A BTEC National Subsidiary Diploma is a Level 3 course that offers learners a work related vocational qualification to study whilst in the Sixth form. There is potential for the qualification to prepare learners for employment in the appropriate vocational sector and is suitable for those who have decided that they wish to enter a particular area of work. At the end of year one students can achieve a GCE A level. At the end of year two students can top-up to the qualification equivalent to two GCE A Levels.

Progression from the BTEC National Subsidiary Diploma could be into employment where learners might take professional body examinations or complete NVQs. Alternatively, learners could continue to degree or other higher-education programmes in the same vocational sector or in a related sector.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE grades A* - C including English and Maths

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Altwood CofE Secondary School directly.

Last updated date: 08 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years