Level 3

Management and Administration - Business Support

Duration

2 years

Location

Rush Green Campus

Starting

Sep 2022

Audience

16-18

Careers

Business

This 2-year programme, will give you the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of management and administration occupations.

You'll develop a broad understanding of the business and administration sector, including project management, organisational cultures, business behaviours, stakeholders and quality issues.

You'll then dive deeper into business support to build your specialist knowledge.

As with any T Level, this course includes 9 weeks minimum, working with an employer on an industry placement.

You will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including:

  • business context – an overview of organisational cultures and values, different types of internal and external stakeholder, different forms of governance and the impact of organisations on society and the environment
  • project and change management – an understanding of the common change management theories and models and how to support and improve projects
  • business behaviours – the importance of good communication and adapting social communication styles to professional standards and according to purpose, medium and audience
  • quality and compliance – the importance of maintaining and improving quality in all aspects of public and private sector organisations

You will then specialise with a specific module related to Business Support.

This course is assessed through a blend of examinations and employer-set project-based assessment on real industry employer briefs for core and occupational specialism units.

For entry to this course you'll require 5 GCSEs at grade 4 - 9 (C) or above including English and Maths.

You'll be taught but industry experienced professionals who are passionate about helping students to achieve their full potential.

This course is suitable for anyone interested in a career in management and administration.

Career options might include working as a business improvement coordinator, team leader or project support.

Students can also use this T Level to progress to a related higher-level apprenticeship or course of study at a higher level.

Where it can lead to
You could progress to the following course
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.