Course Details

  • If you want to enhance your entrepreneurial skills even further and develop the insight, knowledge and abilities to stand out and succeed in any business situation, then this Level 3 BTEC could be just the course for you.

    Whether you’re learning how to start a company from scratch or how multinational corporations operate, you’ll look at a wide range of topics relevant to every aspect of business. You’ll focus on human resource management and how different departments must coordinate to ensure their activities are successful and you’ll learn about the importance of communication in any business situation.

    We’ll also help you understand globalisation and how it impacts on international businesses, as well as taking a closer look at business law, finance and accounting. You’ll even learn about marketing and the different methods used to promote brands, all with a focus on developing your career.

  • You’ll need to have at least 5 GCSEs at grade C or above in English and Maths in order to enrol on this course. While it’s not essential, any previous experience or study of a business-related subject is also beneficial. Due to Government changes to grading systems for GCSES in 16/17, please follow the below link to see specific entry criteria for school leavers School Leaver Entry Requirements School Leaver Entry Requirements

  • Each topic on this BTEC Diploma is assignment based and these assignments could take a variety of forms, including group work, individual presentations, role plays, course work, and evaluations of business case studies.

  • With this Level 3 BTEC Diploma, you’ll have the qualifications you need to continue studying business, or a related subject, at university level. You could enrol on a foundation degree with us in Business and Marketing or Business and Management, before topping those up to a BA (Hons) degree if you wanted to.

    You’ll also have a wide range of skills and abilities to help you gain access to a career of your choice. You could be working specifically in the marketing or finance department of an international business, or be setting up and running your own company. Whichever area interests you, there are a wide variety of career options in the business sector to follow.

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  • This course is free to enrol on if you’re 16-18 years old, but if you’re over 19, you might have to pay a tuition fee for this qualification.

    We have a large number of finance and funding options to help you afford any of the courses here at The Manchester College, and you might find you’re eligible for a reduction, a grant or a special loan. We’ve got a dedicated page to explain and help you understand the variety of fees, finance and funding support.

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  • Our course enquiries team is on-hand to answer any questions you might have about this qualification, the application process, enrolment, or anything else about life at The Manchester College.

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