Accessibility links

Business level 3 Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate at Stanground Academy

Course description

If you want to broaden and expand you knowledge in the specialist work-related area of business and develop the essential skills and understanding needed to gain confidence and progression, then this vocational course will interest you. It will prepare you for progression to university or into employment in this vocational sector.

Course content

The course is made up of ten units taken over 2 years for the Diploma, and 5 units for the Extended Certificate.


Core units:

- Introduction to business

-working in business

- business decisions

-customers and communication


Other units include:

-Marketing and market research

-Introduction to human resource management

-Business events

Entry requirements

5+ A*-C grades at GCSE including grade 5 or above in English and a BTEC certificate in a related subject at distinction level.


Exam units and coursework projects

Future opportunities

The course provides a solid foundation for studies at a higher level in the following areas: business management or administration, accountancy and finance, human resource management and marketing.

Further information

Business combines well with English language and literature, sociology, mathematics, history, geography and economics.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stanground Academy directly.

Last updated date: 16 December 2016
Provider logo

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years