Course Name: Level 3 Business and Accounting

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs grades A*-C including GCSE maths and English or an appropriate level 2 qualification (at a merit if graded) and a satisfactory school report.

We will request a school or college report and you will attend an interview at the college.

What's Involved

This study programme is designed to give you the skills required for a career in business with a strong focus on accountancy based roles. In year one you will complete an AAT Advanced Certificate in Bookkeeping and an Extended Certificate in Business. On successful completion of the first year you will be able to continue on to an AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting and a Diploma in Business. This study programme is equivalent to 3 A-Levels and attracts UCAS points to progress on to University.

As part of the Advanced Diploma in Accountancy you may study:

> Advanced Bookkkeeping

> Tax

> Management Accounting

> Accounts Preparation

As part of the Diploma in Business you may study:

> Marketing

> Recruitment and Selection

> Aspects of Law

> Pitching a New Business

Course Assessment Method

In Year 1 and 2 you will be required to undertake a number of external assessments and coursework for some modules on the programme.

What's Next

Successful completion will allow you to progress to a University programme in business, finance or accounting or into industry via a relevant apprenticeship.

What if I Need Support

Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.

You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.

Course Information
Qualification Type: BTEC National Extended Certificate in Business
Level: Level 3
Awarding Body:
Academic Year: 19/20
Start Date: September 2019

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