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L3 Business Studies Level 3 | BTEC National Diploma in Business

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Unconditional Places to Full-Time Applicants

Due to the uncertainty around how long the Covid-19 outbreak will last, it has been agreed for the immediate future that we will be offering unconditional places to full-time (not University Level) applicants who apply to SGS College.

Once you apply for your course, you will receive a communication offering you a place.

You just need to accept the offer, if you wish to.

We will then be in touch to discuss the offer once the Covid-19 risk reduces.

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Summary

This course provides an outstanding base for your progression into employment, higher education or starting your own business. Our experienced team will offer you expert support to start your own business ventures within the course, so you will have the confidence, skills and knowledge to succeed. The programme includes a number of educational visits, along with locally based activities at a variety of regional businesses. You will learn through participating in interesting ventures, such as raising funds for charity, and use real-time business skills to put into practice your learning from this course.

The list below contains a snapshot of the core and additional units you will study:

  • Exploring business
  • Developing a marketing campaign
  • Personal and business finance
  • Managing an event
  • Principles of management
  • Business decision-making
  • Team building in business
  • Employment law

What do I need to join?

You will need at least 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, including English and Maths.

How will I know how I am doing?

The course is assessed through assignments, controlled assessment and examination. You will receive continuous progress reviews, along with full and regular feedback from your tutor to ensure you are on track and ready for your next step. Feedback will be verbal, written or electronic and is designed to support you on your course.

Maths & English

Opportunities to upskill in both English and maths are provided, and feedback is given to learners on their strengths and areas for improvement.

Employability

The course is designed to improve your employability skills through the main qualification units, guest speakers, enrichment trips and work experience.

Work Experience

We encourage and provide support to those who wish to gain experience in the world of business and can offer contacts to assist with arranging this. You will have the opportunity to complete a work placement in the business field.

What can I do next?

You can progress into higher education, Level 2, 3 or 4 apprenticeships, employment or even starting your own business. Previous students have successfully progressed onto studying business, marketing, economics, accounting and law at university.

What are my career options?

The variety of units studied during this qualification can be applied to any chosen career and will open many doors. The practical experience you gain will prepare and equip you for work and life.

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Course information last updated: Friday 3rd April 2020 @ 7.30am (12 minutes ago)

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AvailabilityAll Full-time Further Education courses commence in September each year. If you can't find what you're looking for or require further assistance, please contact our Admission team 01453 761165 or email [email protected]

When
Where
7th Sep 2020
Filton Campus
7th Sep 2020
Filton Campus

Enquire about L3 Business Studies 0800 0567 253 | [email protected]

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