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Peter Jones BTEC Level 3 Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at The Canterbury Academy

Course description

This qualification aims to:

Teach you to manage the day-to-day but tricky challenges of business, such as supply chain management, customer communication, financial control, and future growth planning and performance analysis. As well as running your business you will have a substantial work placement, where you will be given a project to manage and will develop your employability skills.

Course content

Mandatory Units

Unit 1 Enterprise and Entrepreneurs

Unit 2 Developing a Marketing campaign

Unit 3 Personal and business finance

Unit 4 Launch and run an Enterprise

Optional Units

Social Enterprise

Recruitment and selection process

Principles of Management

Entry requirements

We would recommend at least a grade 5 at GCSE in English and a Level 2 qualification preferably in BTEC.


The corse consits of externally examined units and internal assessed coursework units.  The units will depend on the specialism chosen to deliver to teh cohort of learners

Future opportunities

At the end of the course you may wish to run and expand your micro-business, or go onto further study at University or you may wish to move into employment or a Higher Apprenticeship – all of these are possible and within your reach within a maximum of two years.

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: 29 November 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Number of planned places: 20

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