Overview of the Level 3 Diploma in Business and Management
The Level 3 Diploma in Business and Management is a 120-credit Ofqual regulated qualification and is the equivalent level to an A Level or Access to HE qualification.
It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to a business or management degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required.
The primary purpose of the Level 3 Diploma in Business and Management is to support your progression to higher education, specifically to a business relating course.
Key features of the qualifications include:
Core units that are common to different sectors offering the opportunity for learners to move between sectors or delay decisions as to which area to specialise in
Small qualifications that can be used for professional development for those in employment or for learners who do not have the time to undertake a full time programme
Flexible methods of assessment allowing tutors to select the most appropriate methods for their learners
Entry & Progression
Learners who are seeking to progress to higher education to take a Bachelor’s degree course in Management. Learners could also progress directly to employment.
Successful completion of the Level 3 Diploma in Business qualification enables learners’ direct entry to BA (Hons) Business Studies degree or into Year 1 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree or pursue Level 4 Diplomas whilst also enhancing their career prospects, within existing roles, or with new opportunities.
Level 3 Diploma in Business and Management Qualification Structure
The Level 3 Diploma in Business qualification consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits.
- Managing Business Operations
- Maximising Resources to Achieve Business Success
- The Business Environment
- Managing People in Organisations
- Working in Teams
- Effective Business Communications
How is the qualification assessed?
The Level 3 Diploma in Business and Management is via assignment submission throughtout the qualification.
How can this exciting course be funded?
The total cost of the course is £4,170 but you may be eligible for a Government funding via an Advanced Learner Loan.
You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the costs of a course at a college or training provider in England.
Loan eligibility does not depend on your income and there are no credit checks.
You’ll have to start repaying your loan when your income is over a certain amount (the ‘threshold’ amount).
For more information, please speak with a member of staff, or visit: https://www.gov.uk/advanced-learner-loan