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Business Level 3 at Craven College

Course description

If you want a business career, whether it is in marketing, accounting and finance, human resources, events organisation or retail, then you can get one step ahead of other students with your university application or career plan with this exceptional business course.

Equivalent to A Levels, the Level 3 business course is a fantastic way for students to secure a place at university or to go into a job. If you enjoy watching The Apprentice and Dragon’s Den, if you like to find out what makes things happen in business, if you want to start up or manage a business or social enterprise or have a career in finance this is a fantastic course for you to choose.

Whether you are heading for self-employment or big business, you will develop a range of business skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes, essential for successful performance in business. You will have the foundation to go on to Degree level study, an Apprenticeship or into the workplace with knowledge of marketing essentials, recruitment issues, current business affairs enabling you to choose specialist progression pathways or continue to keep your options open.

Our highly qualified tutors have a wide range of industry backgrounds, including event management, finance, marketing and sales, both in the UK and overseas, and are joined by guest speakers to make sure you course is relevant and exciting, based around practical business exercises.

Course content

  • Exploring business
  • Developing a marketing campaign
  • Personal & business finance
  • Managing an event
  • International business
  • Principles of management
  • Business decision making

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs 9-4 (A*-C) or Business Level 2 (Merit/ Distinction) including English & maths GCSEs 9-4 (A*-C)


Written and practical assessment

Financial information

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Future opportunities


Your choices may include:

  • Business Management FD
  • Event Management FD

Your choices may include:

  • Events Assistant
  • Finance Assistant
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Administration Assistant
  • Retail Assistant / Supervisor

Further information

At Craven College we want you to be successful both during your time here at College and anything you decide to do after College.

The support services within College exist to help support you to get the most out of your course:Craven College Support

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Craven College directly.

Last updated date: 10 October 2017
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