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Business Management and Finance Level 3 at Harrogate College

Course description

The business world has lots of opportunities for the enterprising person.

To really learn about how you can find your role and start working up the corporate ladder, the Level 3 Business Study Programme teaches you all about the aspects of the business world, including finance, marketing law, and human resources.

You’ll learn about running a business, supported by tutors and local employers to build up the skills that you need to find your place following the course. With exciting work experience and the chance to develop your employability skills, you’ll be ready for the next step in your professional journey.

Moving into a HND or Degree in business or starting an Apprenticeship, this Programme can also lead to many exciting professional roles in business and business management

Course content

The course has both theoretical and practical aspects which will provide you with the skills for the world of work and help you to add value to business activities in any organisation. The course covers a range of subjects which include Marketing, HR, Finance and Law.

Key areas of study:
• The Business Environment
• Introduction to Marketing
• Recruitment and Selection
• Creative Product Promotion
• Starting a Small Business

Entry requirements

Students are required to have five GCSEs at grade 4/C including English and maths.

Students should also have an interest in business which could relate to finance, marketing or human resources.

Future opportunities

You can progress to a degree programme in Business, Finance, Marketing or Law, an HND in Business, an Apprenticeship or find employment in a role which uses technology in business.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 01 November 2017
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    • Harrogate College offers you a wide range of exciting courses to enable you to reach your career potential. The College has a reputation of offering a range of vocational opportunities meaning that you can choose a course that’s right for you, which will develop skills that today’s employers are looking for.

      Working with local businesses and organisations provides students with the opportunity to work on live projects to demonstrate ‘real’ work experience and develop your Curriculum Vitae as well as gain a nationally recognised qualification.

      The College provides outstanding student support including careers advice, course information, guidance and support, and counselling, there is always someone available to listen and help you. Harrogate College also offers a range of social activities designed to help you make the most of your leisure time while you study at the College.