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Business Studies - BTEC Level 3 at Broughton Hall High School

Course description

Studentstaking this course do not need to have studied Business Studies at GCSE level and it can be taken as either a one or two-year qualification

- One year course: BTEC Level 3 Certificate (equivalent to an AS Level qualification)
- Two year course: BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma (equivalent to an A2 level qualification)

This is a vocational course and students will learn about the world of business and the range of internal and external factors that ensure success. Students will develop their knowledge and understanding of the subject by examining real-life businesses and producing portfolio work that will help students to develop skills in a number of areas.

Assessment is through l00% coursework, there are no examinations. This is a practical, work related course and students will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic situations.

Entry requirements

Students should have a minimum of 5 GCSEs (grade C or above) in five different subjects and do not have to have studies Business Studies at GCSE level.

Assessment

Assessment is through l00% coursework, there are no examinations. This is a practical, work related course and students will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic situations.

Future opportunities

BTECs are widely recognised by universities, with the qualification relating to the UCAS points. Popular career choices include Business Management and Marketing. It provides you with the opportunity to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Broughton Hall High School directly.

Last updated date: 05 September 2016

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