Level 3 National Foundation Diploma in Business


Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs grades A* - C including English Language and maths, or a Level 2 Diploma in a business qualification with at least a merit grade or higher.

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

What's Involved

This course is ideal if you are thinking about a career in business management/enterprise. It will give you the essential business skills to help you find a job and work better once you have gained employment. It does not matter which industry you are interested in working in as business underpins most jobs you may want to do in the future whether working in a multi-national, small business, charity or your own business.

To develop your employability opportunities you will also participate in enterprise classes. This may focus upon additional qualifications, industrial updating and career preparation.

Course Assessment Method

There is a mixture of assignments and exams in this qualification

What's Next

Business students have gone on to become office managers, personal assistants and call centre operators. If you complete the Extended Diploma there is the opportunity to continue your business studies at University or specialise in marketing, accountancy, retail and management.

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 Foundation Diploma in Business
Level: Level 3
Awarding Body: BTEC exam entries
Academic Year: 21/22
Start Date: September 2021

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