BTEC Extended Certificate in Business

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Area of study:
Business and Law
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Course Requirements: 

At least five GCSEs grades 9 to 4 including a grade 4 in English and mathematics.

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Why study this course?

You should study business if you are interested in business environments, finance and marketing. It is a good choice if you wish to become an entrepreneur, pursue a business management career or study for a business related degree at university.

What will I study?

You will study the purposes of different businesses, their structure, the effect of the external environment, and how they need to be dynamic and innovative to survive. You will develop the skills and understanding to interpret information and data to formulate a rationale and a plan for a marketing campaign. You will learn the importance of personal and business finance. You will calculate and interpret data. You will be encouraged to watch documentaries and news channels from across the globe to help you understand and interpret global business news items and the current economic climate.

How is this course assessed?

You will complete four units, two of which are externally examined.

What can I study with this course?

Many students at DACA choose to study business alongside IT, however it can be studied alongside all courses and will support your entry into higher education and beyond.

Where does this qualification lead?

A qualification in business is an excellent choice if you wish to progress onto a degree in business, HR, finance, marketing, PR or retail. It will also form an excellent foundation for those of you wishing to start your own business.

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