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Level 3 in Business

  1. CampusMedway
  2. Course Length2 Years
  3. Type of CourseFull Time
  4. Week Commencing05-09-2022
  5. Annual Fee£3301

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The Details

The level 3 Extended National Diploma in Business has been designed as a full-time two-year programme. The qualification aims to provide a wide-ranging study of the sector broken down into 2 distinct years of study offering students the opportunity to develop a genuine interest in business and focussed career pathway.

The first year of the programme will focus on getting to grips with the foundations of business studies and develop knowledge, understanding and skills in the following areas:

? Marketing
? Finance
? Event Management
? Recruitment
? Law

In the second year of the programme students are invited to follow a specialist pathway in either Marketing or Human Resources Management. These pathways will focus on specific content related to employment within the sector or progress onto a higher education programme or Apprenticeship. These specialist pathways are enriched with industry links and employability opportunities to enhance progression opportunities and develop the skills required of the industry.

In the year 2 Marketing pathway you will study:
- Market research
- Relationship marketing
- Branding
- Creative promotion

In the year 2 Human Resources Management pathway you will study:
- Training and development
- Employment law
- Teambuilding in business
- Investigating corporate social responsibility (CSR)

Other Important Info

  • You will learn through a variety of teaching methods including role-plays, assignments and 'live' workplace projects and events
  • Your final grade will be determined by the combined results of your assignments - either written tasks or presentations
  • This is a study programme which includes English, maths and work experience in addition to your main programme

    Future Prospects

    Successful completion may allow students to progress to an HND or degree in business, or to find employment within a wide range of sectors.

    Entry Requirements

    Five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English and maths at grade C/4 or above.

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1024 careers interviews in 2019-2020! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

    • What our students say...

      Laura Sturges

      What was your role before starting your course? What did it involve? Before starting the course I was a Senior HR Officer, which involved line managing a team of HR Assistants and Officers; overseeing delivery of a first point of contact professional HR advice and technical and administrative support service to employees and managers at Medway ...