BTEC Nationals Business (2010) - QCF

Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying BTEC Nationals in Business (QCF). These vocational qualifications help level 3 students develop the practical knowledge, skills and understanding they need to prepare for their chosen career.  

Units offered include the business environment, introduction to marketing, financial accounting, human resource management, and aspects of employment law.

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Specification

Specification

BTEC Level 3 Business specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Business
Level:
Level 3
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
180
Qualification number (QN):
500/6748/5
Qualification framework:
Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)
Eligible for funding in England for:
16-18, 19+, 19+ (full level 2 or level 3 qualification), 24+ loans
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 December 2017

BTEC Level 3 Business specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Business
Level:
Level 3
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
360
Qualification number (QN):
500/6750/3
Qualification framework:
Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)
Eligible for funding in England for:
16-18, 19+, 19+ (full level 2 or level 3 qualification), 24+ loans
Pathways:
Accounting
Marketing
Human Resources
Management
Law
Administration
Retail
Logistics
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 December 2017

 BTEC Level 3 Business specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 3 90-credit Diploma in Business
Level:
Level 3
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
540
Qualification number (QN):
600/3889/5
Qualification framework:
Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)
Eligible for funding in England for:
16-18, 19+, 19+ (full level 2 or level 3 qualification), 24+ loans
Pathways:
Accounting
Marketing
Human Resources
Management
Law
Administration
Retail
Logistics
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2011
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 December 2017

BTEC Level 3 Animal Management specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business
Level:
Level 3
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
720
Qualification number (QN):
500/6747/3
Qualification framework:
Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)
Eligible for funding in England for:
16-18, 19+, 19+ (full level 2 or level 3 qualification), 24+ loans, Apprenticeships
Pathways:
Accounting
Marketing
Human Resources
Management
Law
Administration
Retail
Logistics
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 December 2017

BTEC Level 3 Business specification
Download PDF | 2.8 MB
Qualification type:
BTEC National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business
Level:
Level 3
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
1080
Qualification number (QN):
500/6746/1
Qualification framework:
Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)
Eligible for funding in England for:
16-18, 19+, 19+ (full level 2 or level 3 qualification), 24+ loans
Pathways:
Accounting
Marketing
Human Resources
Management
Law
Administration
Retail
Logistics
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 December 2017
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Meeting Local Needs

If you want to add optional units to a BTEC National QCF qualification to Meet Local Needs (MLN), complete the application form below.

To learn more about using Meeting Local Needs units in your BTEC National course, download the MLN guidelines.

Approval for centre-devised units

As our specifications explain, permission will only be granted to add centre or locally devised units to BTEC Nationals in very exceptional circumstances. 

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BTEC National qualifications provide specialist, work-related learning across a range of vocational sectors. They give you the knowledge, understanding and skills you need to prepare for employment, develop in your chosen career, or progress to further or higher education. 

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