Vocational Studies - BTEC Entry Level 3 Diploma


About the course

Interested in a career in business or retail but lack the formal qualifications to take your first step? This course is a practical introduction to the world of work and also tops up your skills in maths and English to increase your employability.

No formal qualifications are required. You will need to have a good reference from your school or employer, demonstrating a good attendance record. Your interest in the subject will be assessed during an interview at the College prior to full enrolment.

This course will extend your knowledge and understanding of the business world. You will take classes in business, travel and tourism, and ICT, plus Functional Skills in maths and English.

Assessment is based on coursework. There will also be tests in maths and English to demonstrate your understanding.

This course has been designed to put you on the fast-track to a Level 1 vocational course in the field of your choice, whether it's business, computers, media, science, or art and design.

The teachers here are so helpful and passionate about what they do

Patricia Mbata

Patricia Mbata

Subjects: BTEC Extended Diploma in Business

Destination: Project management apprenticeship at Phoenix, an IT consultancy for law firms based in the City of London.

She said: “The teachers at the Centre for Business, Arts and Technology are so helpful and passionate about what they do whether you are studying accounting or business. They want to push you so that you can achieve your potential and they don’t want you to fail.”

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11 September 2018

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Business, Arts and Technology
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