Business BTEC Level 3 Diplomas at Buxton & Leek College
BTEC Level 3 Diplomas provide students with nationally recognised qualifications that emphasise the development of business skills, understanding and knowledge and provide a foundation for progression onto higher education. You’ll have the opportunity to apply learning in a practical and realistic way and gain confidence through developing independent learning skills.
There is a choice of three qualifications:
• BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma: Equivalent to three A Levels
• BTEC Level 3 Diploma: Equivalent to two A Levels
• BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma: Equivalent to one and a half A Levels
• BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma: Equivalent to one A Level
You should be at least 16 years of age and hold one of the following:
• a minimum of 4 GCSEs grades A-C
• BTEC Level 2 Diploma
• NVQ level 2
• an equivalent qualification
Mature students over the age of 19 may enter the course without formal entry qualifications.
All assessment for the BTEC Level 3 Diplomas is coursework based. There are no exams. All units are internally assessed through a programme of assignments set and marked by your tutors and externally moderated.
Assessment could take a variety of forms, including written reports, production of a portfolio of evidence, presentations, videos and role plays.
Grades will be awarded for each unit in line with pre-defined assessment criteria. Pass, Merit and Distinction grades are available
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Buxton & Leek College directly.