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Les Harvey 

Programme Manager (Business)


Business Higher National Certificate And Diploma

The BTEC Higher National qualification in Business is designed to provide students with a clear line of sight to employment or progression to further education. At the end of the course you will achieve a Level 5 Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business 

Duration: 2 years full time – 4 days a week

Award to be received: BTEC Higher National Diploma
Tuition Fee: £5,999 per year.

Key Details

The business sector covers a vast range of occupations and professions, the HND is the ideal qualification to give you an awareness of different sectors. A sample of opportunities could be;

  • Distribution and Logistic Manager 

  • Management Consultant 

  • Human Resource Manager

  • Marketing Executive

  • Building Society Manager

You will develop transferable skills such as;

  • Analysing and selecting information

  • Communicating effectively

  • Understanding and interpreting numerical data

  • Problem solving  

 Course Details 

Units are delivered using a range of assessments to develop your skills both academically and within the workplace. An example of the units you will study are

  • Marketing Essentials
  • Financial Accounting
  • Managing a Successful Business Project
  • Business & Business Environment
  • Research Project
  • Organisational Behavior 


Within your first year you will study 8 units and in your second year you will study 7 units.

You will be taught by academics that have relevant industry experience and subject specialisms that will help support your learning journey. 

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements
You must be over 18 years old and have one of the following:

  • BTEC National Certificate/Diploma in Business related studies.
  • NVQ Level 3 in appropriate vocational area.
  • Level 3 Qualification 
  • Maths and English or equivalent  at Level 2.

Applications are also welcome from mature students with relevant work experience.

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