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Business Studies BTEC Level 3 at John Cabot Academy

Course description

The principles of business that you will learn underpin all organisations in the UK economy managing people, money and resources across the range of industry sectors and jobs. 

Course content

Year 1

Unit 1: Exploring Business  Studying the purposes of different businesses, their structure, the effect of the external environment and how a business must be dynamic to survive.
Unit 3: Personal and Business Finance  This unit is about the importance of managing money as an individual and also the ability to keep businesses out of difficulty.

Year 2

Unit 2: Developing a Marketing Campaign  An opportunity to understand every step and process to be successful in the field of Marketing.

Unit 8: Recruitment and Selection Process   Investigation of the different online and offline processes used by businesses to plan the workforce through to advertising, selecting and finally offering the job to the successful candidate

Entry requirements

Grade C in English


Unit 1 25% internally assessed, Unit 2 25% externally assessed, Unit 3 25% externally assessed, Unit 8 25% internally assessed 

Future opportunities

Many students go on to study a BA Hons degree in business related subjects.


Accountants; marketing or recruitment specialists; financial advisors or management positions in a variety of areas and industries.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Cabot Academy directly.

Last updated date: 03 October 2017

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