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Course summary

This HND will allow you to develop your industry knowledge through exploring the key functional areas of business, the current economic climate and the issues that could impact on an organisation's overall success. You will explore real-world case studies and develop the leadership, operational and administration skills needed for a successful career in a range of business fields, in local, national and international landscapes. Upon successful completion of this qualification, you have the opportunity to gain Foundation Chartered Manager status with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) including 3 months free membership after graduation. This status enhances your profile to employers, provides access to a wealth of CMI resources and the opportunity to use fCMgr post-nominals.


Year 1: Business and the Business Environment, Marketing Processes and Planning, Human Resource Management, Leadership and Management, Accounting Principles and Managing a Successful Business Project and Management and Operations. Year 2: Research Project, Organisational Behaviour, Understanding and Leading Change, Global Business Environment and Principles of Operation Management.

Assessment method

A range of assessment methods will be employed including presentations, projects, and written assignments.

How to apply

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University Centre St Helens
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

If you are a non-EU/EEA/Swiss national, you may need to apply for a Tier 4 visa. However, please note that University Centre St Helens does not hold a Tier 4 Sponsor Licence to support student visa applications.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7995* Year 1
Scotland £7995* Year 1
Wales £7995* Year 1
Northern Ireland £7995* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Fees are currently under review for September 2024 entry and are subject to change.
Business (Management) at University Centre St Helens - UCAS