BTEC Business Level 3 Diploma *FEES PAYABLE* at Millfield School
For Sixth Formers intent upon starting their own
business or entering business management careers in
marketing, finance, manufacturing, human resources
or general management.
BTEC Business is a qualification equivalent to two
A levels. It is well respected by both universities and
employers alike. You will study 12 units over the
course of two years and be assessed entirely through
coursework, receiving close support and guidance
from your tutors. If you are the type of pupil who is
capable of working at an advanced level but feel that
you are more likely to achieve your full potential
through assignments, rather than timed examinations,
then BTEC Business may be of interest to you.
qualification keeps your career options open to the
vast range of careers in business and can introduce
you to some careers you may not have previously
considered, such as sports marketing, events
management or starting a business.
Twelve units need to be completed to gain the BTEC
Business Diploma (two A level equivalent).
The first four units listed below are mandatory.
The Business Environment gives pupils the
fundamental knowledge of a range of business
organisations, and the many factors that shape the
nature of organisations operating in an increasingly
complex business world.
Business Resources develops pupil knowledge of
the range of human, physical, technological and
financial resources required in an organisation, and
how the management of these resources can impact
on business performance.
Introduction to Marketing gives an understanding
of how marketing, research and planning and the
marketing mix are used by all organisations.
Business Communication shows how the collection
and management of business information, and the
successful communication of that information
throughout a business, is critical for the future
prosperity of the organisation.
The recommended minimum entry requirement for
BTEC Business is at least four GCSE passes at C or
BTEC Business is assessed exclusively through
coursework and is equivalent to two A levels. Each
of your assignments will be marked by one of your
The pass grades for each unit are Pass, Merit
and Distinction and the overall pass grades for the
qualification range from:
D*D* (equivalent to A*A* at A level) to
PP (equivalent to EE at A level).
UCAS points are awarded accordingly.
ATTENTION: Please ensure that you understand that course fees will be
payable before submitting your application.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Millfield School directly.