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Course Code
Course Title
Level 5
16 Teaching week(s)
Entry Requirements
Typically 64 UCAS Points or equivalent and Level 2 qualifications in English and Mathematics. You will need a level 3 qualification in a relevant subject area and 4 GCSE A*-C, including English and maths at grade C or above and be over 18 years old. Applications can be made directly to the College or via the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) quoting: Institution Code: C27, Course Code: N100
Start Date
January 2023
16-18 £6,165.00 per year
Funded £6,165.00 per year
Non-Funded £6165.00

Is this course right for me?

This course is suitable for people wishing to develop their career to professional level.

Course Overview

The course is awarded by Pearson and it gives students a practical grounding in a range of business disciplines such as, information systems, management and leadership. Assignment and activities are designed to simulate real world situations.

The HND course consists of 5 core units, with an additional 2 optional units available. Typical units can include:

Core Units • Research Project • Organisational Behaviour • Understanding and Leading Change • Global Business Environment • Principles of Operations Management

Optional Units • Business Information Technology Systems • Developing Individuals,Teams and Organisations

A wide variety of assessment methods are used on the course including assignments, group work, presentations, projects and examinations.

Your Tutors will be on hand to support you throughout your course to develop your skills, prepare you for your next steps and help you to achieve your goals.

What options are there after completing this course?

The HND is a Level 5 Diploma that is recognised by Higher Education providers as meeting the admissions requirements to many relevant business-related courses.

Following these you are able to top-up this course to a full Degree at University. • Want to know more? Click here to see where this course can take you!

Additional information

Coming to College is a significant commitment and you will need to ensure that you have factored in the cost of travelling to College and potentially to a local work placement. If you are concerned about this, please click here to see what financial support is available through our Student Services team.

This course is eligible for a Student Loan. Visit our Higher Education page for more information. The timetable is arranged on one day a week, so the course can be combined with work.

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