Business & Marketing BTEC Level 3 Diploma at Walsall College
The National Extended Diploma in Business is an ideal step towards a career in various business related roles. It is a wide-ranging vocational programme which is based around practical work, and considers many of the important areas of modern business.
It has been designed to provide a route into business careers and a progression path to University. The award is equivalent to three academic ‘A’ Levels.
The course is split up into four core modules, and a wide range of marketing optional units, including:
- Creative Product Promotion
- Market Research in Business
- Relationship Marketing
- Internet Marketing in Business
By interview and initial assessment plus BTEC First Certificate in Business at Merit grade, GCSE English at minimum grade C or 5 GCSE passes at Grade C or above including English.
Portfolio Based Assessment. Every unit will have its own assessed piece of coursework. All units will be structured into 12-week blocks (3 per block) with a 3 day hand in ‘window’ at the end of each block.
Where an assignment has not been completed within a given week a replacement assignment will be issued, this will be structured only to the pass level criteria. Progress from one 12-week block to the next is dependent on satisfactory progress to date in terms of key parameters including:
- Assignment completion
- Meeting deadlines
Once submitted the assessments will be marked, internally verified and returned to the student within a two-week period.
HNC/D Business, Degree at Walsall College (in association with Pearson and Birmingham City University), degree at a university, employment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Walsall College directly.