ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Business
The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Business is the equivalent level to an A Levelor Access to HE qualification. Those learners who wish to continue on to a Business Management degree, but may not have the traditional entry qualification required, can undertake this Level 3 Diploma course.There are several universities where learners who complete the Diploma can apply to including the ATHE partner universities namely the University of Bedfordshire and the University of Northampton where learners can further their studies in higher education. An introduction to the Business Environment will be taught as well as key academic, research and communication skills to support learners in their development.
The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Business is a 60 credit qualification. It comprises of 4 mandatory units as follows:
How Businesses Operate 15 credits
Marketing Principles & Techniques 15 credits
Academic & Research Skills for Business 15 credits
Communication Skills for Business 15 credits
Assessment Method - The Diploma is assignment based. The minimum vocational content for this qualification is 100%.
Entry Requirements - No formal requirements for specific prior qualifications or levels of attainment are required. If the learner has not already achieved a level 2 qualification in English and/or Maths they will be expected to complete a GCSE or Level 2 Functional Skills qualification whilst working towards the Business Diploma. It is advisable to have a good standard of English as it is important when it comes down to researching resources and writing assignments.
Awarding Body ATHE - Awards & Training in Higher Education
Time: Wednesday (10.00 am to 4.30 Pm)
Study Options: Part-time
Duration: 5 months