What's covered?

Designed to progressively deepen your knowledge of business this course is made up of 16 units. Areas covered will include marketing, finance, and business strategy. You will also undertake your own business research project. YEAR 1- Business & the Business Environment, Management & Operations, Human Resource Management, Marketing Essentials, Management Accounting, Managing Successful Business Projects, Business Law, Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management YEAR 2 - Operations & Project Management, Business Strategy, Global Business Environment ,Organisational Behaviour, Understanding & Leading Change, Developing Individuals, Teams & Organisations, Sales Management, Research Project

What do you need?

You will have achieved a full Level 3 qualification, minimum grades C in English and Maths and have a genuine interested in business. You will be invited to interview and complete a short initial assessment.

How you are assessed

Through case studies, engaging projects and group work you will encounter the real-world business situations faced by today's managers. You are assessed by means of written assignments and course work.

How Long?

2 years

What course next?

This 2 year diploma is accredited by Pearson Edexcel and will prepare you for entry into the workplace, a higher Apprenticeship or direct 'top up' entry into the final year of many University Business Honours degree programmes.

What could this lead to?

Successful completion of the HND in Business can lead to careers such as a Business Manager, Business Development Manager, Business Advisor, Office Manager, Retail Manager, Sales Manager, Business Consultant or General Manager. The course will also provide you with knowledge and skills towards the Accounting, Human Resource, Marketing and Operations fields.

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