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Business - BTEC Level 3 National Subsidiary Diploma at Grange Technology College

Course description

This is a level 3 course which you will study for 2 years completing 6 units of work to achieve the equivalent of1 A Level.

You will complete 2 mandatory units and four optional units to provide a total of 60 credits.

For further information contact Mrs K Pipe Subject Leader

Course content

In the first year of the course you will complete 3 units which are all assessed through coursework assignments. You will have to meet deadlines, carry out your own research and produce work using a computer. During the first year you will look at different business organisations in Bradford, find out about Health and Safety and investigate the way which a business uses communication to be successful. Throughout the two year course you will work as part of a team to plan a Business event where you can raise money for a charity or promote an activity within the school. You will gain confidence, improve your ICT and learn about the world of Business and you will learn how to carry out independent studies.

Entry requirements

You will need to have achieved 5 A*- C grades at GCSE


This course is 100% coursework assessed.

Future opportunities

You will have the opportunity to visit local business organisation eg. Coca Cola and IKEA and we have visiting speakers on a regular basis. Residential trips to London/Paris have been arranged as additional aspects of the course.

You can leave school and start a training programme for example accountancy or you could apply to study at University. Careers may include Law, Business Management, Marketing, ICT/Business and Human Resource Management.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 21 October 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years