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National Extended Certificate in Business Level 3 (MINOR) - QAN 601/7159/5 at Orchards Academy

Course description

The content of this qualification has been developed in consultation with academics to ensure that it supports progression to higher education. In addition, employers and professional bodies have been involved and consulted in order to confirm that the content is also appropriate for and consistent with current practice for students planning to enter employment directly in the business sector.


The qualification gives students the knowledge, understanding and skills that underpin the business sector to prepare them for further study or training at a higher level. This includes the opportunity for students to choose two units from a selection of options, to supplement the mandatory units that reflect the key topics within business.


Everyone taking this qualification will study three mandatory units, covering the following content areas:

Exploring Business

Developing a marketing Campaign

Personal and Business Finance

2 optional units which will be deiced based on the learner's specific fields of interest.



Entry requirements

5 GCSE's at Band 4 and above including English and Maths

How to apply

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Last updated date: 19 October 2017
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