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Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business at Ashford College

Course description

Prepare for a career in the key business disciplines of finance, human resources, management or marketing.

This coursework-assessed qualification will introduce you to the main business disciplines. You will explore business activity, resources, communication and marketing and choose from optional units, which include:

• Developing and planning a career in business
• Contract and business law
• Business and the economic environment
• Business ethics
• Teamwork in business

Entry requirements

You will need five GCSEs at Grades A*-C/9-4, including English, maths and a related subject. Alternatively, a Level 2 First Diploma in Business at Merit or Distinction, with a Grade C/4 GCSE in English and maths.

Mature learners will be considered with regard to relevant experience.

Future opportunities

Move straight into employment in your specialist area or progress to higher education such as a Business degree.

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: 30 October 2018
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    • Ashford College offers you a wide choice of courses for a fantastic learning experience. Choose from work-related options such as beauty therapy, construction or motor vehicle, Apprenticeships giving you the chance to earn while you learn, all the way up to university-level programmes in a range of subjects.

      The College gives you the freedom to learn in your own way, in an environment that offers first-class facilities and lecturers with industry experience. We will help you find the right course and, often, when your course is completed, help you to find work in the career you are aspiring to.

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      The brand new campus on Elwick Road is just a stone’s throw away from Ashford International railway station. With £26m of investment, the new purpose-built state-of-the-art teaching facilities including fashion and photography studios, a professional kitchen, music production studio, multi-media learning resource centre and workshops for motor vehicle, bricklaying, plastering and plumbing. Our hair and beauty salon, restaurant and coffee shop will be open to the public and provide a real-life working environment for students.