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Business Studies BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at Haven High Academy

Course description

The study of BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma (single) and Diploma (double) in Business will suit those students who enjoy practical work with a vocational context. It will introduce candidates to some of the skills, technical knowledge and understanding associated with Business Studies at A Level as well as equipping them with some of the skills they will need to be successful in the workplace or in further education or training. The study programme is significantly less theoretical than the old AS/A2 in Business Studies and greater emphasis is placed on the acquisition of a full range of skills through the study of realistic business contexts.

Mandatory (Core) Units Unit 1 The Business Environment Unit 2 Business Resources Unit 3 Introduction to Marketing Unit 4 Business Communication Diploma Students also study eight optional units. Subsidiary Diploma Students also study two optional units.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 A* to C, including English and maths. BTEC Level 2 at Merit grade, although previous study of the subject is not essential.

Future opportunities

This course provides an effective grounding to students who wish to study Business, or a specialist area of Business, at university, foundation degree, employment or apprenticeships.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Haven High Academy directly.

Last updated date: 09 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year