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Chichester College Group

Business

UCAS Code: BUS2

Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE Mathematics and English Language are preferred at grade C or above.

UCAS Tariff

96

A typical offer of either a combination of GCE A levels/Level 3 Diploma or an Extended Diploma at overall Merit. GCSE Mathematics and English Language are preferred at grade C or above.

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Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

Do you want to learn with business experts who promise to prepare you for the Professional world of business ? Do you want to work with Lecturers who will not only teach you at a high level of all aspects of business but also support you in building your PROFESSIONAL SKILLS thus enhancing your chances of progressing into highly skilled work ?

Then look no further:
Our two-year BTEC Higher National Diploma in Business is a nationally recognised qualification and offers career progression and professional development which has been designed for people like you who wish to prepare for a move into professional and/or managerial aspects of business

Here at Crawley College the staff are passionate and committed to supporting you to learn and apply new knowledge within today’s business environment.

The HND in Business is run as a modular course over 2 years, divided into semesters. The course comprises 15 units. It is practically based and provides students with skills and expertise which are both current and highly marketable.

Year 1 units:
Business and the Business Environment; Marketing Essentials; Human Resource Management; Management and Operations; Management Accounting; Managing a Successful Business Project; Business Law; Financial Accounting.

Year 2 units:
Research Project; Organisational Behaviour; Statistics in Management; Business Systems; Developing Individuals and Teams; Consumer Behaviour and Insight; Pitching and Negotiation Skills.

Special features of this programme include:
-You can progress onto a final top-up year and achieve a full degree
-You'll find out whether you want to specialise in a particular Business Discipline - then to choose a particular career path - HR/Marketing/Sales/Finance and so many more !
-Small group sizes ensure you get the support you need to succeed

This qualification has been approved by ACCA, CIMA and CIPS and may also offer exemptions in professional body exams such as CIMA, CIPD, ACCA and CIPS (units dependent). Year 1 comprises the HNC (Level 4 Higher National Certificate) qualification. Students can then progress on to the second year HND (Level 5 Higher National Diploma) to fully complete the qualification.

Modules

The HND in Business is run as a modular course over 2 years, divided into semesters. Students are required to complete and pass 16 units: 4 per semester. There are 8 business cores and 8 specialist units. Year 1 Units: Business and the Business Environment; Marketing Essentials; Human Resource Management; Management and Operations; Management Accounting; Managing a Successful Business Project (Pearson-set). Optional modules: Business Law; Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management; Year 2 Units: Research Project (Pearson-set); Organisational Behaviour. Optional modules: Statistics in Management; Business Strategy; Developing Individuals and Teams Consumer Behaviour and Insight; Planning for Growth.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include range of coursework assessments such as essays, reports, portfolios, performance, presentations, as well as written examinations and a final year major project. The grades from formal assessments count towards your unit mark. The balance of assessment by examination and assessment by coursework depends on your course choices.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£6,500
per year
England
£6,500
per year
EU
£6,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,500
per year
Scotland
£6,500
per year
Wales
£6,500
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Crawley College

Department:

Business and Management

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