101588
full-time
a-levels
a-level

Course Type: Full Time

Level 3 Certificate Business

  • Course Code CG60073
  • Start Date 5th September 2019
  • Duration 1 year
  • Campus Baltic Campus

The course is specifically designed for those who enjoy looking at the main functions of business such as human resources, finance, operations and marketing. A broad overview of key areas are delivered across the academic year allowing you to become familiar with business processes and consider the context of the wider business environment. Over the year there will be six units studied with a varying number of assessments. Modules typically range from marketing to recruitment processes and will allow you to gain underpinning knowledge within each. The course is a mixture of academic and practical based lessons alongside independent study.

Example combination of units of study:

1 International Business

2 Business Resources

3 Marketing

4 Business Communication

5 Recruitment

6 Health and Safety

What A Levels can I study alongside this course?

Many of our students will study a related combination of A Levels such as sociology, psychology, history, government and politics, media and English.

What are the career opportunities?

This course lends itself to a range of careers, such as:

  • Marketing specialist

  • Lawyer / Banker / Accountant

  • Media  / Journalist

  • Business Teacher

  • Human Resources Advisor

An interview is required and guidance is required.

How to apply

You can register your interest for this course online, call 0191 490 2246 or email start@gateshead.ac.uk.

Qualifications needed

Average grade 6 GCSE profile (Higher entry criteria is required for anyone looking to study Maths and/or Sciences at A Level). However, if you do not meet this profile please still come to an Open Event to discuss all options with a member of the A Level Team.

This course is free to those aged 19 years and under.

Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free or reduced course fees. This depends on your individual circumstances.

If you already have a full level 3 qualification and are aged 19 or over you can apply for an Advanced Learning Loan or pay the fee in full upfront, minus a 10% discount.

You can get more information at our Enrolment Events, by calling 0191 490 2246 or email us at start@gateshead.ac.uk

Find out more about Finance & Funding