• Abbey College, Abbey Road, Hollow Lane, Ramsey Cambridgeshire PE26 1DG

Business Level 3 BTEC National (Extended Certificate or Diploma)

Exam board: Pearson

Web linkhttps://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/btec-nationals/business-2016.html

Course structure:

Mixture of external assessment and internally assessed coursework.

  • Unit 1 Exploring Business
  • Unit 2 Developing a Marketing Campaign
  • Unit 3 Personal and Business Finance
  • Unit 4 Managing an Event
  • Unit 5 International Business
  • Unit 6 Principles of Management

Optional coursework (1 for extended certificate/2 for Diploma):

  • Unit – 8 Selection Processes
  • Unit – 14 Investigating Customer Service
  • Unit 22 – Market Research
  • Unit 23 – The English Legal System
  • Unit 27 – Work Experience in Business

Recommended books:

The book required is the BTEC Nationals Business Student Book 1 + Activebook: For the 2016 specifications. ISBN: 9781292126241

Currently all Pearson textbooks can be accessed online for free via https://www.pearson.com/uk/learners/secondary-students-and-parents.html

Please complete the following in preparation for the beginning of your course in September:

  • Complete Activities 1 - 6 in the pdf below
  • Choose one of the essay competitions and submit to Mr Thompson

Any questions or help please contact the Head of Department: Mr Thompson