Business BTEC National (level 3) Extended Certificate

Business BTEC National (level 3) Extended Certificate

The Extended Certificate will be taken alongside other level 3 subjects and is a two-year course, which is equivalent to one A Level. You follow a variety of units such as: Introduction to Business, Marketing, Personal and Business Finance and Recruitment and Selection. The course emphasises the practical skills that are required by employers and universities, therefore provides an excellent choice for both progression routes after college.

Additional
Grade 4 in GCSE English and Maths. No previous knowledge of Business is required.
Assessment
There will be a combination of internally assessed practical projects and assignments, together with externally assessed examined units. Grades of Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction* are awarded, which are equivalent to A levels for the purpose of university entrance.
Progression
The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Business is widely accepted and accredited by the great majority of universities as an excellent foundation for degree study. Business Studies is one of the fastest growing university subjects and one of the largest.

You will be able to go on to a wide variety of degree courses in Business, Management and many related subjects or you can use your BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Business to access the professional world when you leave College.

The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Business will prepare you particularly for a career in Business, Management, Administration, Marketing, Human Resources etc., but wherever you end up working, it is likely to be in a business.