Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Business

Subject Area Business
Age Group(s) 16-18 year olds

The Extended Certificate is for learners who are interested in learning about the business sector alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, not necessarily in business-related subjects. It is designed to be taken as part of a programme of study that includes other appropriate BTEC Nationals or A Levels

180 GLH (240 TQT) Equivalent in size to 0.5 of an A Level. 2 units, both mandatory, of which 1 is external. Mandatory content (100%). External assessment (50%).

Year 1 units include:

  • 1 Exploring Business
  • 2 Developing a Marketing Campaign (exam)
  • 3 Personal and Business Finance (exam)
  • 8 Recruitment and Selection Process

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