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Business OCR Cambridge Technical at Belfairs Academy

Course description

The single option is broadly equivalent to 1 A level.

The double option is broadly equivalent to 2 A levels.

Students will need to have an interest in business and must be able to work towards deadlines as all assessment tasks are portfolio based.

Course content

This qualification can be studied as a single or double option.

Single option:

Year 12 3 units Level 3 Certificate

Year 13 3 units Level 3 Introductory Diploma


Double option:

Year 12 6 units Level 3 Introductory Diploma

Year 13 6 units Level 3 Diploma


Mandatory units:

• The Business environment

• Business resources

• Introduction to marketing

• Human resource management in business

• Business accounting

Optional units: (subject to variation)

• Marketing

• Finance

• Accounting

• Human resources

Entry requirements

C grade minimum in English.


The units will be assessed by portfolio and there are no examinations.

Future opportunities

After completion of the course, students can gain employment, progress on to further training or continue on to university.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 28 April 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years