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Business Level 3 BTEC 90-Credit Diploma at Guildford College

Course description

This one year qualification offers a wide-ranging practical, knowledge and skills-based course exploring the world of business.

Topics include: accounting, marketing, human resources, management, law, administration, and retail. 

On successful completion of the 90-Credit Diploma, you will be able to progress on to the Extended Diploma in the second year.

All 16-19 year olds on full-time programmes will be required to retake GCSE English and Maths or to undertake Functional Skills, if they have not already attained the equivalent of a GCSE grade C in these subjects, every year of their course, until they complete their studies.


Course content

Mandatory course units include:

  • The Business Environment
  • Business Resources
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Business Communication


Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at A-C in academic subjects including Maths and English, Business Level 2 BTEC Diploma at merit or above with Functional Skills in Maths and English at Level 2 or above.


Written assignments, presentations, role plays and in class tests.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of the 90-Credit Diploma, you may move on to the second year of this course to complete the full Extended Diploma.

On completion of the full Extended Diploma in Business, students can progress on to a Business Degree, university course or professional qualification (all available at Guildford College), or you could progress on to work in finance, accounting, sales, marketing or human resources.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Guildford College directly.

Last updated date: 10 June 2016
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