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Business with Marketing / Retail BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Stoke on Trent College

Course description

The course offers an interesting and challenging series of units designed to provide you with a broad knowledge of business and help you develop relevant skills to enable you to progress into work in the modern business world. Units you will study include four core units: Business Environment, Business Resources, Introduction to Marketing and Business Communication. You will then study four specialist units in Retail or Marketing and a further 10 units.

Course content

Fancy yourself as the next 'Apprentice' or think you could handle 'Dragons Den'? Then this is the course for you.This course offers an interesting and challenging series of units designed to provide you with a broad knowledge of business and help you develop relevant skills to enable you to progress into work in the modern business world. • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business with Marketing• BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business with RetailUnits you will study include core units in Business Environment, Business Resources, Introduction to Marketing, Business Communication. You will then study specialist units in Retail or Marketing, Human Resources, Accounting, Economics, Team Building, Events Management, Career Development, Recruitment and Selection, Website Design and Business planning.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade A*-C including English at Grade C, or a BTEC Level 2 Diploma in IT /Business (Merit grade), or an appropriate NVQ Level 2 or an Intermediate qualification. You will have a pre-induction interview/assessment to make sure this is the right course and level for you.

Assessment

All units are assignment based and you can work towards a pass, merit or distinction.

Future opportunities

The qualification and skills acquired during this study programme can be used within the modern business world or in the wider job market. You could progress onto many different programmes of study including: Honours degree level studies, HNC/HND and Apprenticeships.

Further information

This course will provide the opportunities to progress onto Higher Education or to embark on a career in business, retailing or the commercial professions.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stoke on Trent College directly.

Last updated date: 21 January 2016
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