Business BTEC Extended Certificate Level 3

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Master market gaps and bolster businesses with this exciting course. You will deepen your business knowledge, gain transferable skills, and identify your own specialism. You’ll also develop and deliver your own marketing campaign. You will also learn how to plan and manage finance in personal and professional contexts.


Who is this course for?

If you’re in year 11 or 12 and are looking to take the next steps towards your career these courses are for you. Our vast selection of vocational courses span a range of subjects and combine academic study with practical skills. Study in industry standard facilities and use our industry links to prepare for progression.

Benefits / Skills

  • Deliver a successful marketing campaign.
  • Explore business in an array of different contexts
  • Manage personal and business finance.
  • Deepen your business knowledge and identify a specialism.
  • Entry Requirements

    Four GCSEs at grade 4 including English and ideally maths.

    Career Progression

    Progression may include continuing to year 2 to top up to the full diploma or extended diploma, an apprenticeship, or relevant employment.

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    Course Details


    1 year

    Study Type

    Full time

    Start Date


    Course Code


    Course Fee (16-18)

    No fee

    Course Facts


    You will learn in our purpose-built business space at our iconic Printworks Campus.

    Extra Curriculum

    “I got a qualification recognised by the industry and developed my skills in planning, time management, and communication.” - Nish Ahmed Business

    Labour Market

    There are 69,140 jobs in the Business Management sector in Leeds. (EMSI, 2019)

    School of Business
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