DN Colleges Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Lincoln


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Course summary

Are you currently working and want to progress within management? What is stopping you climbing the corporate ladder? It may be qualifications. This is the course for you! This is a work-based course for people in full, part time or volunteer work. You will learn the skills required to be an effective manager and gain knowledge about business finance, marketing and organisational behaviour. Practical skills will be developed, such as presentations, team working, report writing and digital literacy. You will have opportunities to use new digital software for project management or marketing. Our student population is also very diverse, covering a range of nationalities, ages, cultures, levels of experience, and prior knowledge. You will therefore have the chance to work with staff and students of many different backgrounds. If you wish to continue studying beyond this course, it will provide you with a strong academic basis to do so. Progression from the FdA Management is normally on to a BA (Hons) Business course (details to be confirmed for 23/24). Progression is based on the achievement of the minimum threshold standard; this will vary between programmes and students should talk to their programme leader about progression options during the year. This course provides a range of skills relevant across a variety of different management areas. People who have completed this course have gone on to work in areas including Operations, Project Management and Human Resources Management. Au work in a of situation including hotels, logistics, insurance, recruitment, manufacturing and retail.


This course includes the following core modules that all students complete: Programmes within Lincoln International Business School are made up of a number of modules. Each module carries credits which contributes to your final degree. Modules are either 15 or 30 credits. Usually, students study 60 credits per semester, typically this comprises four taught modules in each semester. Programme Structure Level 4

  • Introduction to Business Finance – 15 Core
  • Managing Personal Development – 30 Core
  • Organisational Behaviour – 15 Core
  • Digital Technologies and Skills – 30 Core
  • Principles of Marketing – 15 Core
  • Introduction to Business Law – 15 Core
Level 5
  • Guided Work-based Project – 30 Core
  • Strategic Marketing Planning – 15 Core
  • Human Resource Management – 15 Core
  • Budgeting for Business – 15 Core
  • Operations Management – 15 Core
  • Principles of Project Management – 15 Core
- Digital Business and Innovation – 15 Core

Assessment method

The primary way of delivering this course is on campus On campus teaching includes a combination of lectures, small group seminars, workshops, guest lectures and one to one discussions with your tutor. Lectures are formal information sessions which usually last 60 minutes. These are designed to introduce key topics and give guidance around your reading. Seminars are more informal sessions which take place in smaller seminar rooms. Seminars on average will have 18-22 students in the class and these sessions are approximately 60 minutes in length. Students will receive 2 hours per module, 4 modules per week throughout this course. Additional one-to-one meetings with tutors will provide further support. Further support is available from the Student Support Team.

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We are committed to creating educational opportunities for people from a variety of backgrounds and situations. If you have been out of formal education for some time, and/or you do not have the qualifications stated, we might still be able to consider your application and offer you a range of support. We are here to help. Please get in touch to find out more. The requirements for applicants progressing from full-time education are 40 UCAS points/NVQ3 or equivalent level 3 qualification. Some applicants come through the experiential route (relevant work or life experience). We have a long and successful record of supporting mature students, many of whom left formal education some time ago.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7770 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7770 Year 1
Scotland £7770 Year 1
Wales £7770 Year 1

Additional fee information

Your Tuition fees cover most costs associated with your course (including registration, tuition and assessment.) There may be some extra costs that you might need to make, or choose to pay, for example: - Books (you’ll have access to books from your module reading lists in the HE library, but you may want to buy your own copies) - Printing and photocopying
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