Business Management - Level 3

Course Code: TM1FE022

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
07/09/2021Bispham Campus2 Years Apply

Course Overview

Develop the skills needed for a rewarding business career with the 2-year Level 3 Triple Diploma in Business and Project Management. This highly practical course is equivalent to 3 A Levels and provides the appropriate UCAS points needed for entry onto relevant degree-level courses. You will develop a sound understanding of key business principles, which will give you the opportunity to specialise in an area of your choice. Many students continue to degree level and if you choose to stay on at B&FC University Centre, you will be able to graduate with a UK top 10 Lancaster University degree. 

Entry Requirements

  • You will need 5 GCSEs at grade 4/C or above (including English Language and Maths). 
  • If you have 5 GCSEs at grade 4/C or above, not including English Language or Maths, please apply for Business - Level 3.

Aged 16 to 18? You'll be invited to attend an informal interview with a tutor.

All 16-18 year old applicants will be invited to attend an interview to meet a tutor and ask any questions they may have about the course.

Qualification Obtained

BTEC National Extended Diploma in Business

Essential Skills – English and Maths

If you achieve a grade 3 in GCSE Maths or English you will have to work towards re-sitting these subjects as part of your main study programme. At B&FC, this won’t delay your career journey because you’re working towards these subjects at the same time as your chosen subject.

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

This course consists of up to 13 hours a week in College and at least 2 hours a week of independent study. The course content is taught in comfortable rooms using interactive technology. 

You will be guided carefully through each topic in a well-structured programme and assignments will be broken down into bite-size chunks to help you to achieve them. Tutors will also be available to support you with these through assignment workshops, which form part of your timetable. 

In addition to College-based learning, a programme of educational visits and guest speaker sessions is included, which will help you to apply your knowledge to 'real' organisations.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of further education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Students who are 18 or under and resident in the EU pay no course fees. Read our tuition fees guide for students 19 and over.

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions