Enterprise and Entrepreneurship BTEC Level 3

Full name of specification

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended
Certificate in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

Name of textbook if used

Pearson – BTEC National in Business

Why study this course?

The Extended Certificate is for learners who are interested in learning about the Enterprise and Entrepreneurship alongside other fields of study with a view to progressing to a wide range of HE courses, not necessarily in Enterprise-related subjects. It is designed to be taken as part of a programme of study that includes other appropriate BTEC Nationals or A Levels.

What can you expect from this course?

The qualification gives learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that underpin the enterprise sector and that will prepare them for further study or training at a higher level.

How is it assessed?

It is assessed by two external exams and four internal assignments.

What are the entry requirements?

Minimum 4/5 GCSES at Grade 4 and above

What can I do after completing this qualification?

The qualification is recognised by higher education providers as fully meeting admission requirements to many relevant courses in the enterprise sector, as single or joint programmes at degree, Foundation Degree or HND level.

What will I study?

It covers 4 units:
Unit 01 – Enterprise and Entrepreneurs

Unit 02 – Develop a Marketing Campaign

Unit 03 – Personal and Business Finance

Unit 07 – Social Enterprise

Additional activities within this subject

Master classes from entrepreneurs, business visits, running a social enterprise, visiting business expos.

Useful links or Apps

Tutor 2 U, TED Talks, BBC Business News.

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Teachers

Sam Forrest