BUSINESS BTEC LEVEL 3 (Vocational Pathway)

Studying a BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Business is designed for vocational learners who wish to develop a career in Business. The course has been designed specifically to cater for both learners wishing to study Business at university and to equip students with the skills required for full time Apprenticeships and employment in the business industry.

This vocational based course encourages students to work and operate like young professionals within a business setting and working environment. The main focus will be to complete set tasks and assignments by using the knowledge and experience gathered
from; learning in class, discussions, business guests,
visits, meetings and work experience.

Business BTEC can lead to further education in: Business degree, apprenticeship, full time employment in business. The course will equip learners ready for the workplace.


BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Business is a
100% coursework qualification.
Year 12
Unit 1 - Exploring Business Activity
Unit 2 - Business Resources
Unit 3 - Business Communication
Year 13
Unit 3 - Introduction to Marketing
Unit 36 - Starting a small business
Unit 37 - Understanding Business Ethics


Merit or Higher at NCFE or BTEC Business Level 2 OR C grade at GCSE Business. Without Business Qualifications at L2: students will be assessed on their individual merits and require a grade 5 in English.