Business BTEC Level 3 at Archway School
BTEC Level 3 National Business is one of the few qualifications that will help you succeed in your future career no matter what you go on to do. The principles of business that you will learn underpin every organisation, from presenting positive marketing messages and developing effective interpersonal skills to operating within a legal framework and accurate accounting.
During the course you will also have the opportunity to visit a range of local businesses which will allow you to reinforce class gained knowledge and gather information in preparation for coursework.
Students can take either the National Certificate which is equivalent to 1 AS Level, or the National Subsidiary Diploma, which is equivalent to 1 A Level.
Unit 1: The business environment
Unit 2: Business resources
Unit 3: Introduction to marketing
Unit 4: Business communication
Unit 5: Business accounting
Unit 36: Starting a small business
A GCSE in Business is not a pre-requisite, neither is BTEC Level 2 in Business Studies.
This course is currently 100% coursework assessed using a range of methods such as written reports, PowerPoint presentations, posters, videos and oral presentations.
The 16-19 Bursary Fund is made available from the Government – to provide assistance to students whose access to, or completion of, education is inhibited by financial constraints or barriers. Further information regarding eligibility and application forms are available from the sixth form.
It will provide you with skills which will allow you to study Business related courses at university.
Although the course won’t give you all the skills you need to do a job, it will give you the opportunity to gain specific knowledge, understanding and skills that are relevant to many areas of work.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Archway School directly.