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Business BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Herefordshire & Ludlow College

Course description

This course provides the knowledge, understanding and skills for young people who want to progress to university or are looking for a career as a business decision maker. It is a practical course which will help you to add value to business activities in any organisation.

Course content

It is designed to appeal to students interested in a career in business and those who already have experience in the workplace.

You will develop practical skills and theoretical understanding of the world of business, whilst having a chance to explore career opportunities within this vast world.

It is vocationally based and you will study units in Marketing, Law, Management, Administration, Finance and Human Resources.

You will develop your knowledge and understanding of Business and Corporate Social Responsibility in the business world as well as your group work, IT and presentation skills.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C or above including Maths and English.

Or a Merit in the BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Business and a grade C or above in Maths or English.

Future opportunities

You may progress to study for a degree in any business related qualification such as Accounts, Business, Marketing or Human Resource Management. On average, to enter university you will need to achieve a Merit or Distinction grade profile on completion of this course. Alternatively, you could enter the world of business.

Future careers include accounting, banking, insurance, human resources, marketing and sales. In addition, we will help prepare you for starting your own business or perhaps an e-business.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Herefordshire & Ludlow College directly.

Last updated date: 24 June 2016

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