SCCH HR-Manager

BTEC Level 3 Subsidary Diploma in Business

Who should take this course?

Vocational: People who have a genuine interest in the theory of business and would like to apply it to organisations operating in the current market.

Why should I take this course?

Do you see yourself owning or managing a successful business one day?

This course is ideal if you’re keen to know how business works and want to work hard.

This qualification provides career development opportunities and access to Higher Education.

You will need a genuine interest in the local and national economy and know how to research into and find relevant information.

You must be willing to work on your own, and with others, to complete assignments.

You will study, in detail, a range of topics including:

  • Marketing
  • The business environment
  • Contract law
  • Event management
  • Accounting
  • Enterprise

What will I study?

Year One:

Mandatory unit:

  • The Business Environment
  • Business Resources

Optional unit:

  • Introduction to Marketing

Year two:

Mandatory unit:

  • Business Communication

Optional units:

  • A choice of 3 from 42 units

How long is this course?

1 – 2 years

What previous qualifications or experience do I need?

A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade A* to C

How will I be assessed?

Vocational: 100% coursework

What qualifications will I achieve?

Year One: Level 3 Certificate in Business

Year Two: Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Business

What can I do after completing this course?

You can progress onto an advanced apprenticeship or a university course such as:

  • Law
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • HR

You may may wish to progress onto the Sussex Coast College Hastings HNC/HND Business course.

What are my career opportunities?

  • Trainee Accountant
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Marketing co-ordinator
  • Office Assistant
  • Retail Manager
  • Personal Banking Advisor