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Business (Management) Level 3 BTEC Diploma *Fees Payable* at West London College of Business & Management Sciences

Course description

This course will prepare you for a career in business and management, giving you a qualification that you can use for entry to a suitable higher education course in a relevant area.

Course content

The qualification consists of minimum of 90 credits delivered over one year. You will be expected to engage in a dynamic enterprise experience, whereby you will be given opportunities to manage your own business and develop leadership and effective team working skills

Mandatory Core Units

Unit1. The Business Environment 10 Credits Unit2. Business Resources 10 Credits Unit3. Introduction to Marketing 10 Credits Unit4. Business Communication 10 Credits

Management Pathway Units

Unit17. Training in the Business Workplace 10 Credits Unit18. Managing a Business Event 10 Credits Unit19. Developing Teams in Business 10 Credits Unit20. Managing Physical Resources in Business Environment 10 Credits * Optional units are subject to change

Optional Unit

Unit36. Starting a Small Business 10 Credits


Entry requirements

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. You will normally need to have at least one of the following:

- An ideal candidate should have a GCSE Grade C or above in English & Maths and be involved in work experience 1 day a week
- Other related Level 2 qualifications / related work experience 
- Students with other qualifications or an interest in the subject are encouraged to apply, and will be considered after interview
- Applicants whose first language is not English, must satisfy the College of their English Language proficiency


Assessment is through l00% coursework, there are no examinations. This is a practical, work related course and you will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic situations. Each unit is internally assessed using written assignments, work-based assignments, practical assessment, portfolio development and presentations and are graded by lecturers. Grades awarded are Pass, Merit or Distinction

Financial information


£4170 for 12 months course



All WLCBMS fees exclude examination & awarding body registration feeFees are subject to change at any time

Future opportunities

This programme is designed to broaden your understanding and knowledge of the world of business entrepreneurship, and taking the first step to start your own business. You will develop important personal, academic and entrepreneurial skills that you will put into practice through the year. 

This course can lead to entry to Higher Education including: *HND Business *Foundation Degrees in Business or International Business *Students can also progress to university. The course could also lead directly to employment in a wide range of career opportunities including: *Business *Marketing *Human Resources * Finance * Management or Customer Service 

Further information

Starting Dates:
June or January

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact West London College of Business & Management Sciences directly.

Last updated date: 17 August 2015
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