Grade Booster BTEC National Business

Exam technique-focused online course for all BTEC National Business students.

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  • 10-30 hours learning time
  • 46 videos, resources and activities

About this course

This course supports learners taking their Unit 3 (Personal and Business Finance) exams for BTEC National in Business.

Who it's for

All students preparing for BTEC National Business Unit 3 (Personal and Business Finance)

Course series

Grade Booster

Course outline

  • Course introduction
  • Exam paper overview
  • How your exam paper is marked
  • Knowledge & Understanding - Introduction & Section A (Personal Finance)
  • Knowledge & Understanding - Section B (Business Finance)
  • Application - Writing in Context
  • Well-Developed Paragraphs, Balance and Analysis
  • Effective Evaluation
  • Introduction to the Different Question Styles
  • Section A & Section B: 1-4 Mark Questions
  • Tackling the Discuss Question: Section A (Personal Finance)
  • Tackling the Discuss Question: Section B (Business Finance)
  • Practice Discuss Question: Section B
  • The 12-Mark Evaluate Question: Section A Focus (Personal Finance)
  • Cash Flow Forecasts
  • Completing a Cash Flow Forecast
  • Break-even Analysis: Costs and Sales
  • Calculating Break-even
  • Break-even Analysis: Break-even Charts
  • Break-even Analysis: Break-even and Contribution
  • Break-even Analysis: Uses of Break-even
  • Break-even Analysis: Analysing & Evaluating Break-even
  • Gross Profit and Gross Profit Margin
  • Net Profit and Net Profit Margin
  • Return on Capital Employed
  • Merasuring Liquidity: Current Ratio & Liquid Capital Ratio
  • Inventory Turnover
  • Trade Receivables Days and Trade Payables Days
  • Limitations of Ratios
  • Mark Up
  • Statement of Comprehensive Income (SOCI)
  • Statement of Financial Position (SOFP) Including Adjustments
  • Depreciation


  • Michelle Stephenson

    Michelle is a highly experienced teacher and advanced practitioner. Michelle leads the tutor2u Vocational qualification team as well as leading tutor2u's resource and event development across all subjects.

  • Graham Prior

    Graham is Subject Lead for Business at tutor2u. He is an experienced Business teacher and HOD, a senior examiner, a seasoned presenter and conference speaker and an educational author.

  • Jim Riley

    Jim Riley is the co-Founder and CEO of tutor2u. He is an experienced Business teacher, presenter and author.

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