BTEC National Extended Diploma Level 3 Vocational Business
The Extended Diploma course is equivalent to three A-levels and provides the knowledge, understanding and skills for young people who want a career as a business decision-maker. Various IC6 Schools offer differing levels of this qualification which can be taken alongside other qualifications.
This course is for students who are interested in learning about business and who would like to become part of the UK’s dynamic business culture. It is a practical course which will give you the skills for the world of work and help you to add value to business activities in any organisation.
You will complete projects and assignments based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands.
This new BTEC course from EDEXCEL will help students to:
- Develop research skills
- Use case studies effectively to explore complex or unfamiliar situations
- Carry out projects for which they have choice over the direction and outcomes
- Demonstrate practical and communication skills using presentations
- Develop skills in role play
The BTEC Business course offered by City of London Academy Islington is equivalent to 2 A Levels.
These IC6 schools will offer this qualification in September 2020:
Central Foundation Boys’ School (Cambridge Technical Diploma in Business (OCR) to be taken with a BTEC Subsidiary in Hospitality (Edexcel))
City of London Academy Highbury Grove (Pearson EDEXCEL)
City of London Academy Islington (Pearson EDEXCEL – National Diploma)
Highbury Fields School (Pearson EDEXCEL)