HCUC

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Business

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Course summary

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in, a wide range of business areas such as Marketing, HR or Finance etc. Besides being a stand-alone qualification this course is also for those students who wish to progress to the 2nd year of a university degree course or complete the HND component of a higher national qualification.

Course details

Modules

These subjects will help students develop a broad knowledge and awareness of the key aspects of the business sector at Level 4, through six core units (mandatory), which includes one Pearson set unit. Units: Business and the business environment (Assignment based) Marketing essentials (Assignment based) Human resource management (Assignment based) Management and operations (Assignment based) Management accounting (Assignment based) Managing a successful business project (Pearson Set assignment) Business law (Assignment based) Entrepreneurship and small business management. (Assignment based). Study Methods The HNC has 1,200 hours of Total qualification time. This is an estimate of the total time it could reasonably be expected for a learner to achieve a qualification. 40% or 480 hours of the allocated time (TQT) is spent at college in lectures and workshops. This is 15 hours per week, with half spent in lectures (taught lessons) and half in workshops. (Opportunities for research with lecturer support. The remaining 60% or 720 hours will be spent completing independent study. For example, completing assignment, working at home or in the Learning Resources Centre.

Assessment method

The HNC is 100% coursework with 1 Pearson Set unit (12.5%). This unit is a research project that will include timetabled sessions 50% and independent study 50%. The theme of the project is provided by Pearson and limited guidance and feedback will be provided throughout the duration of the project. The project must be completed by February and is an open book non exam unit.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
002N
Institution code:
U95
Campus name:
Uxbridge Campus
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

For more information, see our web page link here; https://www.uxbridgecollege.ac.uk/college-information/international.html

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

GCSE English language and maths at grade 9-4 (grade A*- C) All students who are non-native English speakers and who have not undertaken their final two years of schooling in English, must demonstrate capability in English at a standard equivalent to IELTS 5.5; Reading and Writing must be at 5.5 or equivalent.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.uxbridgecollege.ac.uk/courses-west-london/business/172-level-4-15/5974-btec-level-4-hnc-in-business.html

Additional entry requirements

Interview


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £5921 Year 1
England £5921 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5921 Year 1
Scotland £5921 Year 1
Wales £5921 Year 1
Channel Islands £5921 Year 1
International £7682 Year 1

Additional fee information

The fees quoted are for home and overseas students for one year of study and include tuition, exam fee, ID card (which gives access to the college and facilities e.g. library) and college registration.
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