This qualification is ideal for students who wish to study business in depth. You will cover a range of business sectors, how they are funded, business and management techniques and the theory required to be a successful manager or leader. We will teach you how to construct and read financial data and reports, human resource management, business enterprise, developing business online and creative product promotion.
|Study Type:||Full Time|
|Academic Level:||Level 3|
The course is made up of units - each unit is worth a number of credits. To achieve the Extended Diploma in Business at Level 3 learners need to achieve 180 credits over the two year period.
There are mandatory units, which are:
Unit 1 - The Business Environment (10 credits)
Unit 2 - Business Resources (10 credits)
Unit 3 - Introduction to Marketing (10 credits)
Unit 4 - Business Communication (10 credits)
In addition to the mandatory units, specialist units are also studied. These are:
Unit 9 - Business Accounting (10 credits)
Unit 10 - Market Research in Business (10 credits)
Unit 12 - Internet Marketing in Business (10 credits)
Unit 13 - Recruitment and Selection in Business (10 credits)
Unit 15 – Career Development Planning (10 credits)
Unit 16 - Human Resource Management in Business (10 credits)
Unit 17 - Training in the Workplace (10 credits)
Unit 18 - Managing Business Information (10 credits)
Unit 19 - Developing Teams in Business (10 credits)
Unit 26 - Managing Business Information (10 credits)
Unit 27 - Understanding Health & Safety in the Business Workplace (10 credits)
Unit 29 - Understanding Retailing (10 credits)
Unit 33 - The impact of Communications Technology on Business (10 credits)
Unit 36 - Starting a small business (10 credits)
Fees for 2019/20: £3,290
Four GCSE’s at grade 4 and above to include maths and English.
Level 2 Diploma at Merit plus English and maths.
A satisfactory reference for attitude, behaviour, attendance and punctuality.
Successful completion of the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma will enable you to progress to Higher Education studying for an HND, AAT or Degree in a business-related subject. Or you might decide to go directly into a range of jobs in areas such as Accounts, Marketing, Personnel or Retailing.
Potential career routes in the Business industry:
This Nescot College website describes the facilities and courses which the College intends to offer during the academic year commencing Autumn 2019. The web pages are prepared in advance of the academic year to which they relate and every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in these pages is helpful, fair and accurate at the time of printing. However, this information is subject to change over time.
Nescot will take reasonable steps to provide the courses and services as described, however, the College cannot guarantee the provision of any course or facility. Some circumstances, such as staff changes, resource limitations and other factors over which the College has no control, such as industrial action or a change in the law or the level of demand for a particular programme or module (please note that this list is non-exhaustive), may result in the College having to withdraw or change aspects of the programmes, modules and/or student services detailed on the website. This could include, but not necessarily be limited to, programme/module content, staffing, the location where the programme/module is taught or the manner of teaching delivery, and the facilities provided to deliver or support the programme. Where circumstances demand an unavoidable change or where it is necessary for the College to discontinue a programme of study, Nescot will take all reasonable steps to minimise the effect and all proposed changes will be notified to potential applicants who have registered an interest in the relevant programme at the earliest possible opportunity as well as being reflected on the College’s website. In addition, any changes between the website and the proposed course and services will be notified to applicants at the time of making an offer.
All prices quoted may be subject to change and you will be notified of any such change when any offer of a place is made to you by Nescot.
Should you become a student of the College, this notice shall be a term of any contract between you and Nescot. Any offer of a place at the College shall be subject to the student enrolment conditions and the College’s rules and regulations as amended from time to time. A copy of the Nescot’s current terms and conditions can be obtained in writing from Nescot, Quality Office, Reigate Road, Ewell, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 3DS.
Last updated - 26/06/19