BTEC HND in Business

When and Where

Dates
21 Sep 2020 - 1 Jul 2022 (960 hours, 60 weeks)
Days and times
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Location
Online Plus (Waterloo Centre)

Cost

Full fee
£6150 per year Student loan information
Concession fee
Concession Fee discount not applicable
Senior fee now part of Concession fee

Quick Facts

Availability
Yes
Tutor
A team of specialist tutors will contribute to this course
Course code
HND002A

We welcome applications directly into year 2 of the HND from students who have successfully completed their Pearson HNC or HND year 1 at another institution. Evidence of achievement (in the form of a certificate) must be shown.

Course Structure

This course will give you a practical understanding of setting up and managing business projects, preparing financial statements and forecasts and creating marketing plans. You will learn how to develop individuals, teams and Organisations,as well as operations and project management, from tutors with professional experience in the sector, while benefiting from the College’s modern dedicated learning spaces.

By the end of the course you will be able to

  • understand how businesses of all sizes interact with their stakeholders
  • successfully set and manage your own business projects
  • create a marketing plan and promote a product/service
  • select, recruit, retain and develop staff
  • prepare financial statements and forecasts to ensure financial stability and growth.

The HND in Business is delivered partly online. Therefore the teaching hours are 2.5 hours per unit per week. YEAR 1 units are delivered over 3 terms. Term 1, 3 units: 10 weeks teaching on Tuesdays (2.5 hours), Wednesdays (2.5 hours) and Thursdays (2.5 hours) The teaching is from 5pm to 7.30pm Term 2, 3 units: 10 weeks teaching on Tuesdays (2.5 hours), Wednesdays (2.5 hours) and Thursdays (2.5 hours) The teaching is from 5pm to 7.30pm Term 3, 2 units: 10 weeks teaching on Tuesdays (2.5 hours) and Wednesdays (2.5 hours) The teaching is from 5pm to 7.30pm Year 2 units are delivered over 3 terms. Year 1 Units: Unit 1: Business and the Business Environment Unit 2: Marketing Essentials Unit 3: Human Resource Management Unit 4: Management and Operations Unit 5: Management Accounting Unit 6: Managing a Successful Business Project Unit 9: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management Unit 10: Financial Accounting Year 2 Units (TBC): Unit 11: Research Project Unit 12: Organisational Behaviour Unit 16: Operations and Project Management Unit 22: Product and Service Development Unit 32: Business Strategy Unit 35: Developing Individuals, Teams and Organisations Unit 40: International Marketing

In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.

Entry Requirements

If you have recently been in education it is likely that one of the following will provide a suitable entry profile: • a relevant level 3 qualification • a GCE profile that indicates strong performance in a relevant subject • an Access to Higher Education Certificate. IELTS 5.5 is required for non-native English speakers. We appreciate that mature students may have extensive experience, gained through paid or unpaid work: please contact us if you would like to discuss applying.

Fees and Funding

Full fee
£6150 per year Student loan information

Concession fee
Concession Fee discount not applicable

Senior fee
Senior fee now part of Concession fee

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