The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Business and Management is a 120-credit Ofqual regulated qualification and is the equivalent level to an A Level or Access to HE qualification. It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to a business or management degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required. We also offer a smaller, 60-credit qualification in Business at this level.
The primary purpose of this RQF (Regulated Qualifications Framework) qualification is to support your progression to higher education, specifically to a business relating course.
Key features of the qualifications include:
● Core units that are common to different sectors offering the opportunity for learners to move between sectors or delay decisions as to which area to specialise in
● Small qualifications that can be used for professional development for those in employment or for learners who do not have the time to undertake a full time programme
● Flexible methods of assessment allowing tutors to select the most appropriate methods for their learners
This qualifications is approved and regulated by government regulated body Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) to ensure consistent course quality.
❯ OfQual Qualification Number: 601/8701/3
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Successful completion of the Level 3 Diploma in Business qualification enables learners’ direct entry to BA (Hons) Business Studies degree (fee – £5500 for LSIB learners) or into Year 1 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree or pursue Level 4 Diplomas.
This qualification at Level 3 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to GCE AS/A Levels.
The Level 3 Diploma in Business qualification consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits.