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Business BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at The de Ferrers Academy

Course description

Why study this course?

  • If you wish to pursue a career in business
  • If you want to build and capitalise on your knowledge of business
  • If you want to study a course that provides a strong foundation for either academic or vocational progression
  • If you prefer a bias towards assessment via coursework rather than examination
  • If you are enterprising and see running your own business as a future career option.

Course content

You may study some/all of the following depending of if you complete the BTEC Business Extended Certificate or the National Diploma:

Extended Certificate

Year 12

  • Unit 1 Exploring Business
  • Unit 2 Developing a Marketing Campaign

Year 13

  • Unit 3 Personal and Business Finance
  • Unit 8 Recruitment and Selection Process

National Diploma

Year 12

  • Unit 1 Exploring Business
  • Unit 2 Developing a Marketing Campaign
  • Unit 4 Managing an Event
  • Unit 5 International Business

Year 13

  • Unit 3 Personal and Business Finance
  • Unit 6 Principles of Management
  • Unit 8 Recruitment and Selection Process
  • Unit 22 Market Research

National Extended Diploma

Year 12

  • Unit 1 Exploring Business
  • Unit 2 Developing a Marketing Campaign
  • Unit 4 Managing an Event
  • Unit 5 International Business
  • Unit 7 Business Decision Making
  • Unit 14 Investigating Customer Service

Year 13

  • Unit 3 Personal and Business Finance
  • Unit 6 Principles of Management
  • Unit 8 Recruitment and Selection Process
  • Unit 9 Team Building in Business
  • Unit 17 Digital Marketing
  • Unit 18 Creative Promotion
  • Unit 22 Market Research

Entry requirements

3 A*-C Plus grade 4 English and Maths

Future opportunities

  • Public sector organisations
  • Schools/ teaching
  • Law firms
  • Property management
  • Accountant
  • Advertising account executive
  • Banker
  • Buyer
  • Company secretary
  • Commodity broker
  • Distribution manager
  • Human resource manager
  • Insurance underwriter
  • Marketing executive
  • Retail manager
  • Sales executive
  • Self-employment
  • Stock broker

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The de Ferrers Academy directly.

Last updated date: 14 March 2017
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