Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Business
Unit 4: Business Communications
‘Improving business communications’.
Launch date13th December
Final submission date 28th February
* Interim deadlines may be set by individual tutors
* You must choose at least one of the two presentations referred to below in Tasks 2 and 6. It is expected that the presentations will take place the week beginning 21st January.
A summary of the Assessment and Grading Criteria
In order to pass this unit, the evidence that the learner presents for assessment needs to demonstrate that they can meet all the learning outcomes for the unit. The assessment criteria for a pass grade describe the level of achievement required to pass this unit. Summary of the Edexcel Assessment and Grading Criteria|
To achieve a pass grade the evidence must show that the learner is able to:| To achieve a merit the evidence must show that, in addition to the pass criteria, the learner is able to:| To achieve a distinction grade the evidence must show that, in addition to the pass and merit criteria, the learner is able to:| P1 Explain different types of business information their sources and purpose.| M1 Analyse the content of P1| D1 Evaluate the appropriateness of business information used to make strategic decisions.| P2 Present complex internal business information using three different methods| M2 Expand on P5 and offer an analysis of the legal and ethical issues| D2 Evaluate the effectiveness of business information and its communication as key contributors to the success of an organisation, using examples to illustrate your points.| P3 Produce corporate communications| | |
P4 Evaluate external corporate communications| | |
P5 Explain the legal and ethical issues| | |
P6 Explain the operational issues| | |
P7 Outline electronic and non-electronic methods for different types of audience| | |