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International Extended Diploma in Business (Level 3)

Looking to make your mark in the world of business? This business diploma gives you a solid introduction to the world of industry, trade and commerce.

It will prepare you with the skills and knowledge you need to enter the workplace, or to continue your studies with a higher education course such as a GBS HND.

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Course Overview

On the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business course, you will develop fundamental skills and competencies in key areas of business. The course is very hands-on and you'll benefit from the workplace experience of your dedicated and qualified lecturers.

The skills you will develop on this business diploma include work-ready skills such as team-work, technology, communication, research and analysis. You'll be workplace-ready, as these are the fundamental skills that all businesses look for in candidates.

Working on projects and assignments in teams, pairs and alone, you will develop your ability to understand, reflect and analyse - and build your team-working and leadership skills as you go.

You'll also acquire specialist skills in many different business areas. You'll get an insight into the day-to-day operations of such teams as marketing, finance, customer service or human resources. You'll also start to consider the theories behind the work of these teams, and their impact on businesses of all sizes and sectors.

By the end fo the course, you'll have a clear idea of where you would like your career to go and what your next step will be. You'll be ready to join the workforce, or takle on the challenege of a level 4 or 5 qualification, such as an HND, leading to even more career opportunities.

Intakes
September, January, March, June

Duration
1 year

Awarding Institution
Pearson

Delivery
Weekdays/weekends/evenings

Locations
Dubai

Fees
AED 40,000
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What will you achieve?

With the hands-on, practical approach to learning on this Level 3 Diploma in Business, you will graduate with more than just a qualification. You'll have gained specific specialist knowledge alongside key workplace skills such as teamwork, research and analysis, flexibility, and working cooperatively with others.

Career opportunities

The business world needs qualified people with a solid base of general business skills and knowledge.

Recruiters across all industries and sectors - including those at private companies, multi-national businesses and those working in government - are all looking for people with the types of specialist skills that you will develop on the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business.

From teamwork to meeting skills and from research to presentation skills, you will graduate from this business diploma with a range of new strengths that you can apply to any working environment.

You'll be ready to start your career in a range of business areas - or to continue your studies with an HND or even a bachelor degree.

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Minimum unit values: 60 Unit

Unit 1: Exploring Business

Unit 2: Research and Plan a Marketing Campaign

Unit 3: Business Finance

Unit 4: Managing an Event

Unit 5: Principles of Management

Unit 6: Business Decision Making

Unit 7: International Business

Unit 8: Human Resources

Unit 9: Team Building in Business

Unit 10: Recording Financial Transactions

Unit 11: Digital Marketing

Unit 12: Creative Promotion

Unit 13: Pitching for a New Business

Unit 14: Business Ethics

Unit 15: Career Planning

There are no formal examinations for this course. Assessments are undertaken in various ways:

  • presentation
  • writing an assignment
  • analysing a case study
  • completing a portfolio of evidence
  • writing reports

You will be required to work in your own time to complete research, homework tasks or group work. Self-study is vital to your success on this course and lecturers will give you guidance on how best to approach this throughout the study period.

Academic Requirements
Academic entry requirements vary from country to country. For academic requirements by country, contact us.

English requirements

  • Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2
  • PTE Academic 51 overall
  • Academic IELTS 5.5 (minimum 5.0 in each band)
  • TOEFL Internet-based 65 (15 in listening & writing, 18 in speaking and 18 in reading)

International Universities exempt native speakers of English from the UK, the United States, Canada, England, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand from English language test requirements.

If you would like to improve your English before joining your course, please contact our colleagues at English Path Dubai. They have a range of English courses that suit all needs and levels.

Minimum unit values: 60 Unit

Unit 1: Exploring Business

Unit 2: Research and Plan a Marketing Campaign

Unit 3: Business Finance

Unit 4: Managing an Event

Unit 5: Principles of Management

Unit 6: Business Decision Making

Unit 7: International Business

Unit 8: Human Resources

Unit 9: Team Building in Business

Unit 10: Recording Financial Transactions

Unit 11: Digital Marketing

Unit 12: Creative Promotion

Unit 13: Pitching for a New Business

Unit 14: Business Ethics

Unit 15: Career Planning

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