BTEC subsidiary diploma in Business at St Peter and St Paul, Catholic Voluntary Academy
The BTEC Diploma in Business provides students with knowledge and understanding of business activity and the environment in which it operates.
This is a two year course. Both years must be completed and all 6 units must be achieved to gain the qualification.
Four Core Units
1. The Business Environment
2. Business Resources
3. Introduction to Marketing
4. Business Communication
(any two of the following areas)
Human Resource Pathway
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS / SUITABILITY:
Students do not need to have any prior qualification in business but need to demonstrate an ability to cope with a level three course. Students need to be self disciplined and organised in their approach to study. They must also be able to understand and undertake some basic mathematical calculations and work independently in order to research and complete coursework on time.
ASSESSED / EXAMINED:
The BTEC National is a practical, work-related course. You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic Business situations, activities and demands. There is currently no examinations on this course with externally moderated coursework forming the basis of the assessment.
As part of the course you will be required to:
Undertake research using the internet, books and other forms of media
Give presentations on different topics
Present information in various written forms.
Work on your own and as part of a group
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Peter and St Paul, Catholic Voluntary Academy directly.