Business Venture in partnership with Invasion - Industry Excellence Academy

BTEC Extended Diploma Business and Professional

Course Details

BTEC Extended Diploma
Subject Area
Business and Professional
Age Group
16 - 18

Shena Simon Campus
(Full Time - 2 years)

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Are you interested in finding out what it's like to work in a global brand? Want to work on real projects provided by a successful employer? Level 3 Business Venture has been designed in partnership with Invasion Corp and is driven by ensuring you have the enterprising skills that you will need to be successful in industry.

The course will have units that include live briefs from Invasion Corp to help give you a sample what it is like to work for a vibrant, busy brand. It will be challenging but rewarding, developing your management and planning skills, giving you a real flavour of what it is like to run a business.

With regular visits to Invasion's state of the art headquarters in Salford, you will benefit from guest speakers and Q&A sessions with their employees, giving you the skills to help you stand out from the rest.

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Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

This course will be assessed through a number of different project assignments and exams at the end of each unit.

You will be required to commit to a minimum of 15 days work placement with an employer. You will be allocated a named Employer co-ordinator who will support you prior to starting and during your placement.

Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners will develop skills and expanding knowledge of the business world. This diploma will give you the qualifications you need to progress on to degree-level study with our higher education partner, UCEN Manchester. Students progressing from The Manchester College will receive a cash award through the Achievers Scholarship.

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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In our unique Industry Excellence Academy you’ll benefit from a programme of study that has been co-developed, and is co-delivered, with one of our industry partners.

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Business and Professional

Business, Accountancy and Finance & Insurance are the three highest growing industries in Manchester.

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