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Business (Level 3 National Foundation Diploma / National Extended Diploma)

Pearson BTEC
Business

Course Overview

BTEC National qualifications are widely recognised by industry and higher education as the principal vocational qualification at level 3. If you have a keen interest in exploring real business practices, then this course is perfect for you. You will learn by completing projects, assignments based on realistic workplace situations and externally set and marked exams. The Foundation Diploma is a one-year programme which would suit learners wishing to top up existing qualifications for entry to Higher Education.The qualification carries UCAS points and is recognised by higher education providers as contributing to meeting admission requirements to many relevant business Foundation degrees and HNDs.The Extended Diploma is a two-year, full-time course that meets entry requirements in its own right for learners who want to progress to higher education courses in business areas before entering employment.It can also support learners who want to progress directly to employment in job roles in business or business management and the Higher-Level Apprenticeships in Business, or Accounting.
  • Study Mode
    Full-Time
  • Duration
    2 Years
  • Campus
    Limavady
    Strand Road

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
    Fees
  • Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma / National Extended Diploma in Business
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Full Time
    Start Date: 01/09/2023
    Fees:
    -
  • Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma / National Extended Diploma in Business
    Campus: Limavady
    Type: Full Time
    Start Date: 01/09/2023
    Fees:
    -

Course Offering

  • Site location Limavady Main St Strand Road
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Course Modules

  • Financial statements for Specific Businesses
  • Exploring Business
  • Developing a Marketing Campaign
  • Personal and Business Finance
  • Managing and Event
  • Principles of Management
  • Business Decision Making
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Team Building in Business
  • Digital Marketing
  • Pitching for a New Business
  • International Business
  • Investigating Customer Service
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

4 GCSEs (Grade C or above) including English or equivalent;If you do not hold a level 2 qualification in Numeracy, you will be expected to complete Essential Skills Numeracy during this course.

ROI Requirements

4 OLCs (Grade O5 or above) including English or equivalent or Leaving Cert Applied - Merit If you do not hold an OLC grade 05 or above or equivalent in Maths, you will be expected to complete Essential Skills Numeracy during this course.

Work Placement

n/a

What's Next?

Further Study

Successful completion of the Extended Diploma will enable you to apply for higher education courses with us, such as the Foundation degree in Business and Enterprise or degree courses in Business, or related subjects at university.

Career Prospects

Successfully completing this course will enable you to apply for entry level employment in Finance, Human Resource Management, Management or Marketing

Enquiry

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    I applied for a Higher Level Apprenticeship as it was a great opportunity to gain work experience and get paid while studying towards a professional qualification.
    Rebekah Glen (Accountancy)
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    My course enabled me to explore so many different aspects of Art & Design that I would not have had the opportunity to do if I had followed the traditional A-Level route.
    Chelsea O’Kane (Art & Design)
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