Business and Management at Warwickshire College and University Centre - UCAS

Course summary

This Business Foundation Degree is unique; at the centre of our programme of learning is the student's employability and the understanding of how businesses function and thrive. Students will be introduced to the professional standards of corporate business and be exposed to entrepreneurial concepts that will enable them to see opportunities for creating businesses or engage in a rewarding career. This award carries the Higher Technical Qualification (HTQ) kitemark aligned to the Operations or Departmental Manager standard. This course is delivered and awarded by Warwickshire College and is regulated by the Office for Students (OfS). For our Higher Education Terms and Conditions please visit

This Higher Technical Qualification is approved against occupational standards decided by employers. Learn more about Higher Technical Qualifications.


Modules may include: Year 1 – Level 4 • Principles of Marketing • Project Management • Introduction to Economics • Financial Management • Principles of Business and Management • Academic Study Skills, Employability and T-Shaped (ASSET) Year 2 – Level 5 • Globalisation of Business • Human Resource Management (HRM) • Strategic Marketing Planning • Business Law and Ethics • Change Management • Work-based and Placement Learning Students are expected to complete 100 hours of work-based or placement learning by the end of Level 5. For further details about this course, please refer to the programme specification here: We regularly review our course content, to make it relevant and current for the benefit of our students. For these reasons, course modules may be updated, please contact us for the latest information.

Assessment method

The degree programme is entirely assessed using a series of assignments throughout the two year programme. There are no formal examinations for successful completion of the course. Students will also be required to undertake 100 hours of work placement during the two year course.

How to apply

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Royal Leamington Spa College
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry requirements are for guidance only. We welcome students with equivalent qualifications and combinations. Please contact us to discuss further. The college welcomes applications from students who do not have the formal academic qualifications but have been working within the Business and Management sector for at least two years.

Additional entry requirements


Applicants will normally be invited to attend an interview. The interview is part of a supportive process to help you to decide the right course for you and your career goals.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

WCUC tuition fees are listed per academic year and will remain for the duration of your course. The following course-related costs are not included in the tuition fees: Printing Cost of books that you might wish to purchase Cost of electrical equipment such as laptops, notebooks and stationery for your personal use Accommodation and living costs not included in the fees: This information can be obtained from our Accommodation webpage ( Sources of financial support If you receive funding from Student Finance you may be eligible to apply for additional benefits. Details can be obtained from our HE fees and financial support webpage ( Bursaries WCG also provides bursaries for undergraduate students, for which you may be eligible to apply. You can check your eligibility for these types of financial support, along with their value and application deadlines, at our HE fees and financial support webpage (
Business and Management at Warwickshire College and University Centre - UCAS