Cambridge Technical Level 3 in Business

Cambridge Technical Level 3 in Business (Single A-Level equivalent)

Subject Specific Entry Criteria

Standard entry criteria for the Sixth Form


Exam Board

Units Studied

  • Unit 1 The Business Environment
  • Unit 2 Writing in Business
  • Unit 3 Business Decisions


There may also be an opportunity to study the Diploma in Business which then includes a few optional modules that beautifully compliment the mandatory units.


Course Information

This course will be ideally suited to hard working, knowledgeable students who do not necessarily perform well in examinations. Some of this course is internally assessed via investigative course work allowing the student to develop a deeper understanding of the way businesses operate. Students will learn the fundamentals of business decision making, making it the ideal choice to progress into apprenticeships after sixth form.


Possible Career Paths

The Cambridge Technical is popular for those students who wish to apply for a business related apprenticeship. Most universities accept the Cambridge Technical qualification, however check carefully in terms of the number of units covered and the number of UCAS points awarded.


Extra Curricular

There are opportunities to visit trading businesses in order to apply the theory taught to real life scenarios.