Business Studies (BTEC Extended Certificate Single Award) at Roundhay School All through education from 4 to 18
The Extended Certificate is for learners who are interested in learning about the business sector alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, not necessarily in business-related subjects. It is designed to be taken as part of a programme of study that includes other appropriate BTEC Nationals or A Levels.
4 units covered over two years. 3 mandatory units and 1 optional unit.
- Exploring Business
- Developing a Marketing Campaign
- Personal and Business Finance
- Work Experience in Business
General entry requirement:
Students should achieve GCSE grade 5 in English Language and Mathematics plus 3 further GCSE grades 9-4 (or grade C in non-reformed qualifications) AND meet the individual subject specific requirements.
Plus Business GCSE grade 4 or BTEC merit if taken
Assessment is specifically designed to fit the purpose and objective of the qualification. It includes a range of assessment types and styles suited to vocational qualifications. There are three main forms of assessment that you need to be aware of: external, internal and synoptic.
There are not costs associated with this course
For those who may wish to pursue a career in areas of business, the course will provide you with the essential skills that are highly respected in any field of work. You may chose to study at university level in related areas. An alternative would be to go straight into work in a business or related field.
Please contact Mr S Ali for further information
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Roundhay School All through education from 4 to 18 directly.