Business, Enterprise & Events – Level 3 Enterprise & Entrepreneurship BTEC National Extended Certificate
Course Code: 77033-01
If you have always dreamed of running your own business but don’t know where to start, this course will provide you with the perfect tools to do so! A practical course which will introduce you to the proper workings of running a business – read on for more information.
|Cost||16-18 No Fee, 19+ £1,987 (Fees may be subject to change) Advanced Learner Loan may be applied for.|
|When September 2020||Duration1 Year|
|LevelLevel 3||AttendanceFull time|
You will gain a broad understanding of key elements including marketing, personal and business finance and enterprise and entrepreneurship.
You will also experience realistic workplace situations, activities and demands through projects and assignments.
You will study 3 mandatory units:
- Enterprise and Entrepreneurs
- Developing a Marketing Campaign (externally assessed)
- Personal & Business Finance (externally assessed)
You will also study the below internally assessed unit;
- Social Enterprise]
You will also continue to develop skills in English and Maths.
The method of teaching used on the course is similar to university so it is an ideal preparation for entry.
If you want to enter employment you will gain many skills such as accounting, team working, and communication.
This makes you a more attractive candidate to prospective employers.
You will also develop your skills in Maths and English.
Additionally, you will be given the opportunity to be part of the Keighley College Events Team.
You will be assessed continually by assignments and practical activities, including presentations, and project work. These are externally moderated by the examination body.
Although the course is classroom based, you will have resources available to you such as computer access and extensive learning resource facilities.
We also have excellent student support services to help guide you on your way during the course.
A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade C or above including Mathematics and/or English or equivalent.
Students should have a genuine interest in Business, a commitment to complete homework and project work on time and the ability to communicate and demonstrate socially acceptable behaviour in College.
Students who obtain a Merit of Distinction grade may progress onto the Diploma in Business and Enterprise, ultimately leading to a degree or foundation degree.
Alternatively, you could enter employment in various areas of business such as accounts, marketing, local government and other public sector organisations.