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Business Studies National Certificate Level 3 at Charles Darwin School

Course description

The OCR Level 3 Nationals in Business has been developed to recognise candidates' skills, knowledge and understanding of business functions, environments and operations. The qualification assesses candidates' achievements through theory, application and practical assessments. Business Studies at Charles Darwin School covers six units: Year 1 Unit 1 Investigating Business Unit 2 Customer Service Unit 3 Finance Year 2 Unit 4 Communications Unit 5 Human resource management Unit 15 Marketing Two of the six units: "finance" and "communications" are taught intensively within a week under exam conditions as this has proven to gain higher grades.

Entry requirements

Minimum C grades at GCSE in Maths and English with an enthusiasm to learning about business.

Future opportunities

the Business Studies qualification opens many opportunities for you within your future line of work with relevance to many industries: accounting, banking, chief executives, events organising, financial advisors, law, marketing, managerial positions, personal assistants, promotion, sales executives, secretarial work, traders and many more.Business Studies gives you a good insight into the business world, preparing you for work or giving you an insight into many subject areas you may wish to pursue at university: business studies/business administration, communication studies, ethics, finance, human resource management, law, management, marketing and many more.

Further information

The Business Studies staff are approachable and run two-weekly support classes to help you with your coursework should you require extra assistance.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Charles Darwin School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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