This qualification offers a wide-ranging practical, knowledge and skills-based course suitable for those who have a strong interest in the business world and are looking for a practical work-related course. Topics include: accounting, marketing, human resources, and more. You will be able to progress on to the Extended Diploma on successful completion of this course.
- The business environment
- Business resources
- Introduction to marketing
- Business communication
- Human resources
All 16-19 year olds on full-time programmes will be required to retake GCSE English and Maths or to undertake Functional Skills, if they have not already attained the equivalent of a GCSE grade C in these subjects, every year of their course, until they complete their studies.
Those who have a strong interest in the business world and are looking for a practical work-related course.
Opportunity to undertake work experience and you’ll also benefit from our state-of-the-art learning hub and modern business suite.
How you'll learn and be assessed
Through a variety of teaching methods and practical investigations. Homework: Students can expect to complete homework and coursework outside timetabled lessons.
On completion of the full Extended Diploma in Business, students can progress on to a Business Degree, university course or professional qualification (all available at Guildford College), or you could progress on to work in finance, accounting, sales, marketing or human resources. Work in finance, accounting, sales, marketing or human resources.
You will need five or more GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, including English and Maths