ST Mary's College

Level 3 Certificate in Business Studies (QCF)


The content of OTHM Level 3 Certificate in Business Studies qualification is focused on managing communication, business organisations in a global context, people management and finance.


Entry Requirements

The OTHM Level 3 qualifications can be offered to Learners from age 16. Centres are required to ensure that learners admitted to the programme have sufficient capability at the right level to undertake the learning and assessment. 


This course consists of 2 mandatory units plus 1 optional unit that provide for a combined total of 30 credits:

Personal, Professional and Academic Development: 10 Credits

Introduction to the Business Environment: 10 Credits

Optional Units (Choose any ONE)

Customer Service Excellence: 10 Credits

Introduction to Marketing: 10 Credits

Using IT for Business: 10 Credits