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David Game College - Higher Education Centre

Business

UCAS Code: HBUS

Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


2 A levels at a Pass grade (‘A’ to ‘D’ grade) that demonstrates strong performance in a relevant subject or an adequate performance in more than one subject. Note: equivalent qualifications are acceptable.

Overall Pass in Access to Higher Education Certificate/Diploma received from an approved further education Institution.

Overall Pass in BTEC Level 3 qualification in Business or another related Level 3 qualification.

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

The world cannot survive without business and management. From the banking industry to retail and commerce, to hospitality, to public organizations or non-governmental entities, the reality is business skills are increasingly important in order to be successful.

The Higher National Diploma in Business is a major workplace qualification course, delivered over two years, which includes a broad range of highly relevant business and management subject areas, making it ideal for those who have started, or are planning to move into, a career in private or public sector business.

This 2 years programme is offered within 2 different study modes. You can either choose to study daytime where you need to commit two days a week or 'flexi' programme (Evenings and Saturdays) that allows you to fit your studies around your work and life commitments without taking a break from your current work.

The HND is also recognised as being equivalent to the first two years of a UK degree. HND graduates will, therefore, gain entry into the third and final year at a university and be able to work toward obtaining a BA Honours Degree in only one further year of study.

**This course will start on January 2021 and we will accept applications for this course up to December 2020.**

Modules

Year 1 (Level 4)
- Business and the Business Environment
- Marketing Essentials
- Innovation and Commercialisation
- Human Resource Management
- Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
- Management and Operations
- Management Accounting
- Managing a Successful Business Project

Year 2 (Level 5)
- Organisational Behaviour
- Business Strategy
- Pitching and Negotiation Skills
- Statistics for Management
- Consumer Behaviour and Insight
- Sales Management
- Research Project

Assessment methods

The assessment strategy is designed to ensure that learning outcomes are achieved and that there is a development of knowledge and skills. They provide an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and a variety of methods are used and these could include:

- Assignment
- Essays
- Presentations
- Portfolios of work
- Exams

To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£6,000
per year
England
£6,000
per year
EU
£6,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,000
per year
Scotland
£6,000
per year
Wales
£6,000
per year

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Department:

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