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Business OCR Cambridge Technical Level 3 Introductory Diploma at The Latimer Arts College

Course description

  • It will provide you with the opportunity to develop the essential knowledge and independent study skills necessary for higher education and/or employment.
  • You will gain a broad understanding of business and then be able to study selected areas in more depth.
  • You will learn through your own research and investigation; vital for progression onto university or employment.
  • If you would like to progress to a career in Business or take a degree course in Business Management or related subjects such as Economics, Accounting, Travel and Tourism, Marketing or Events Management.

Course content

  • The business environment – includes the different types of business and how they are influenced by the wider environment.
  • Business resources – this unit looks at how a range of resources including human, physical, technological and financial resources are used in business.
  • There are four additional units and they will be chosen from a number of optional units such as: Business Accounting, Human Resource Management, Recruitment and Selection, Marketing, Website Design, Career Planning, and Project Management.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs (or equivalent Level 2 passes) A* - C including English and Maths


  • There are no external examinations in this course. All units are assessed by assignments which are set and marked internally and then moderated by OCR.
  • This qualification is graded: Pass, Merit, Distinction, Distinction* and carries UCAS points.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Latimer Arts College directly.

Last updated date: 26 September 2016

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    • The Latimer Arts College is a thriving, high performing school and I am privileged to be Principal.  Those in our learning community love contributing to our vibrant and exciting college life, supported by our Arts College ethos. Together we share one key aim: to secureoutstanding achievements for each individual by delivering excellence in all that we do.

      At The Latimer Arts College we place no boundaries on ambition, no limits on aspirations and no barriers in the way of achievement.  We are very proud of our students and to us, every child really does matter: we work tirelessly to make sure that each of our students feels valued, makes progress and achieves personal success so that they can be the best that they can be!

      Siobhan Hearne