WHAT IS THE STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE?
National Extended Diploma in Business. Equivalent to three A Levels has 13 units, of which 7 are mandatory and 4 are externally marked. The National Extended Diploma is a two year
, full-time course that meets entry requirements in its own right for learners who want to progress to higher education courses in business areas before entering employment. It can also support learners who want to progress directly to employment in business or business management. It can also lead to higher apprenticeships in areas such as HR or Business Administration. The emphasis is on doing things – not just writing up reports but starting up a real business, doing a presentation to real business people, organising an event - showing you’ve gone beyond just getting a qualification! Work experience takes place over 10 days and helps you gain insight into practical skills,values and attitudes needed in the workplace.WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?
5 GCSEs at 4 or above (grade C and above); normally these should include English. We expect no prior knowledge of businessFor more information about this course, download the course information sheet below:
BTEC National Extended Diploma in Business 2017-2018