Starts: 25 Sep 2024
Programme purpose and objectives BTEC Higher National Certificate Level 4 in Business is to develop students as independent-thinking professionals who can meet the demands of business employers and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications aim to widen access to higher education and improve the career prospects of those who take them. The aims of the Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Business are: ? to develop students the business skills, knowledge and understanding they need to achieve high performance in the international business environment ? to develop students with enquiring minds, who have the abilities and confidence to work across different business functions and to lead, manage, respond to change, and tackle a range of complex business situations ? to provide the core skills required for a range of careers in business, including management, human resources, marketing, entrepreneurship, accounting and finance ? to offer a balance between employability skills and the knowledge essential for students with entrepreneurial, employment or academic ambitions ? to develop students’ understanding of the major impact that new digital technologies have on the business environment ? to provide insight into international business operations and the opportunities and challenges presented by a global marketplace ? to equip students with knowledge and understanding of culturally diverse organisations, cross-cultural issues, diversity and values, and to allow flexible study to meet local and specialist needs. ? an Access to Higher Education Diploma from an approved Further Education institution ? relevant work experience, or ? an international equivalent to the above qualifications Recognised higher education qualifications in the UK.