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OTHM Level 3 Diploma
in Business Studies

Overview
OTHM is a UK based awarding organisation. OTHM qualifications are approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation). Ofqual is responsible for maintaining standards and confidence in qualifications. Ofqual looks after GCSEs and A levels in England, and a wide range of vocational qualifications in England. Ofqual also regulates the National Curriculum Assessments in England. All qualifications regulated by Ofqual (in England) comes under the UK’s Regulated Qualifications Framework. The UK’s Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) categorises qualifications in England based on their size and level of challenge or difficulty.

OTHM is regulated by Ofqual with the same framework as with the UK universities. Hence the UK universities recognise OTHM qualifications and allow OTHM graduates to join relevant Bachelor Degree Final year/Master/MBA top-up programmes. OTHM holds a progression agreement with several UK universities. That means learners can also join relevant programmes offered at Study Centres/Partner Colleges/Overseas Campuses of UK universities.

The objective of the OTHM Level 3 Diploma 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 the underpinning knowledge and skills required to succeed in employment or further studies.

TEACHER STUDENT

RATIO

SCHOOL HOURS /TIMETABLE

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Lecture - 1:85
Tutorial – 1:30

8:00am – 11:00am /
12:00pm – 3:00pm /
3:15pm – 6:15pm


Mondays – Fridays (excludes Public Holidays)

2022

2023

2024

The Basics

REGISTERED / ACCREDITATION

Registered with Committee for Private Education Accredited by Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation

STRUCTURE

Academic  

MODE

Full-Time and Part-Time

PROGRAMME LENGTH

6 Months

Entry Requirements and Intakes

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS
  • Obtained at least C6 for any GCE O Level subject or equivalent OR

  • 10 years of formal education or equivalent

  • Applicants must be of age 16 and above

ENGLISH PROFICIENCY
  • IELTS 4.5 or equivalent or AAC EFL Level-3 or Pass AAC English proficiency test  

INTAKE
  • Every first Monday of the month.  

Modules Covered

Introduction to Research and Academic Skills

Using IT for Business

Introduction to Economics and Accounting

Introduction to the Business Environment

Any two of the following electives:

Introduction to Customer Service

Managing Business Events

Introduction to Marketing

Introduction to People Management

Assessment & Grades

ASSESSMENT

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Fees (Please see the top of the webpage for online payment of Application Fee and Course Fee)

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