What's covered?

BTECs are widely recognised by industry and higher education as the vocational alternative to A Levels. We offer two options - the Extended Certificate (equivalent to one A Level) or the Diploma (equivalent to two A Levels). The new content reflects the demands of employers and universities and has a mixture of internal and external assessment. You will learn about various types of businesses, how to develop effective marketing communications and the importance of budgeting and financing a business.

What do you need?

You must have a minimum of four grades 9-4 (equivalent to A--C), including English and Maths at grade 4.

How you are assessed

You will be assessed by a mixture of coursework and exams. If you are studying the Extended Certificate you will complete two exams and two assessments using coursework. If you undertake the Diploma you will undertake three exams and five coursework units.

How Long?

2 Years

What could this lead to?

University, career or an apprenticeship

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