OTHM Level 3 Diploma in Business Studies

The objective of the OTHM Level 3 Certificate in Business Studies qualification is to provide learners with an in-depth understanding of the operations and structure of businesses.

Successful completion of this qualification will equip learners with some of the underpinning knowledge and skills required to succeed in employment or further studies.

Qualification structure
The Level 3 Certificate in Business Studies qualification consists of 2 mandatory units plus 1 optional unit for a combined total of 30 credits, 300 Total Qualification Hours (TQT) and 180 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.

Suitability – Who should attend?
OTHM Level 3 qualifications can be offered to learners from age 16. OTHM does not specify entry requirements for these qualifications. OTHM ensures that learners admitted to the programme have sufficient capability at the right level to undertake the learning and assessment criteria.

Training Course Content
Mandatory Units
– Introduction to Research and Academic Skills
– Introduction to the Business Environment
– Optional units: Choose any One
– Introduction to Customer Service
– Using IT for Business
– Introduction to Marketing