Business BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate at Bilborough College
Studying this BTEC Business course allows students with a variety of previous business knowledge to develop their understanding of business environments, finance and marketing. You will gain a variety of employability and higher education skills along the way including presenting, report writing and creating promotional material.
You will receive excellent teaching and resources, with visits to selected businesses to enhance theoretical knowledge.
This is a fantastic course for anyone who has a keen interest in Business and wants to study this alongside other BTEC Extended Certificate, BTEC Diploma or A-Level courses at college. The course is equivalent to 1 A Level.
The full qualification is 4 units.
You will be externally assessed in 2 of the following units:
Unit 2 – Developing a Marketing Campaign - Assessment is a supervised assessment in class.
Unit 3 – Personal and Business Finance - Assessment is a written examination.
You will be internally assessed in two of the following units:
Unit 1 – Exploring Business
Unit 8 – The Recruitment and Selection Process
Internally assessed work includes portfolios, reports, leaflets and presentations.
5 GCSE grades at A* - C including Maths and English.
The BTEC courses focus on you gaining a real life understanding of Business – and to gain that, you need to visit some! Students on the course this year have visited Cadburys World, London (Marketing Trip) and New York.
The BTEC qualification is recognised by both Universities as well as employers.
Past BTEC Business students have gone on to study Business related courses at University as well as higher apprenticeships in Buying and Human Resources.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bilborough College directly.