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Business Studies BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate at Southfield School for Girls Specialist Sports and Science College

Course description

The BTEC National 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.

Business Studies is an important part of many University courses. It combines well with most other subjects and tests the ability of the students to analyse and assess decisions. Most careers require knowledge of business practices and this qualification provides an excellent starting point before going into areas such as Banking, Management and many other careers.

The course will give students a grounding in the practical uses of Business Planning and Management Techniques which include Marketing, Accounts, Human Resources and Operations.

Course content

  • Unit 1    Exploring a Business
  • Unit 2    Developing a marketing campaign
  • Unit 3    Personal and business finance
  • Unit 4    Recruitment and selection processes

Entry requirements

A minimum grade 4 in English and Mathematics GCSE


The course will be assessed through controlled assessments and also external exam

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Southfield School for Girls Specialist Sports and Science College directly.

Last updated date: 03 January 2017
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