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 qualification 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.