Business Level 3 Full-time (FBMS)

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code BC53
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course is ideal for those wanting to gain an in depth understanding of the operations and structures of businesses in the public, private and voluntary sectors. You will gain a broad range of business knowledge, skills and behaviors that employers are looking for. You can progress into a range of careers in marketing, finance, human resources, management, event planning and retail. You will also gain skills that will allow you to succeed at university or on a Higher Level Apprenticeship. You will be assessed by a combination of exams, course work and practical assessed units to demonstrate competency within the field of business. Upon completion, you will achieve a Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma, which is equivalent to three A Levels.


You will study seven mandatory business units which will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of business. In addition, you will study six specialist units, which cover a range of business specialisms, including the following subject areas:

  • Exploring business
  • Developing a marketing campaign
  • Personal and business finance
  • Managing an event International business
  • Recruitment and selection
  • Principles of management
  • Customer service
  • Business decision making

How will it be delivered?

Assessment is through a combination of internal and external methods.

  • 12 units are assessed through a range of techniques including course-work, case studies and practical projects including presentations and observations of business team activities.
  • One unit is assessed through examination with the awarding body.

Entry requirements

You are required to have five GCSEs at grade 4 or above including English


A Merit in a BTEC First Diploma in a relevant subject and GCSE English at grade 4 or above.

Your next steps...

You can go into employment or further study after completing your course.

You can progress onto Higher Education, Apprenticeship or directly into employment in Business or Business Management .