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BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Business at Garforth Academy

Course description

This qualification is equivalent to one A Level and aims to provide a coherent introduction to study of the business sector. The qualification carries UCAS points and is recognised by higher education providers as contributing to meeting admission requirements for many courses if taken alongside other qualifications as part of a two year programme of learning.

Course content



Mandatory Units

Unit 1: Exploring Business (internal assessment)

Unit 2: Developing a Marketing Campaign (external assessment)

Unit 3: Personal and Business Finance (external assessment)


Optional Units (choice of one from the following, all internally assessed)

Unit 8: Recruitment and Selection Process

Unit 9: Investigating Customer Service

Unit 10: Market Research

Unit 11: The English Legal System

Unit 12: Work Experience in Business

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at Grades 9-4


Exam : 58%

Coursework: 42%

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: 17 November 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September