Truro and Penwith College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth

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Course summary

TEF Gold

Truro and Penwith College has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

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HNC Business will provide you with a range of intellectual, imaginative and investigative skills necessary to deal with the challenges and changes within a wide and diverse range of business environments. You will study a broad business curriculum, gaining an understanding of business theory and practice followed by developing specialisms in your area of interest. Three major fundamentals of business are studied on this course: management, finance and administration. You will learn about the challenges and changes within a wide and diverse range of business environments and how to deal with them. The course is taught by a combination of lectures, seminars, group work and tutorials; supported by a comprehensive range of online materials and resources, both within Truro and Penwith College and through Plymouth University’s online library. On completion of the level 4 HNC learners are able to progress into year 2 of the level 5 FdA Business programme offered at Truro and Penwith College.

Course details


The Business Environment Human Resource Management Economics and Business Decision Making Business Law Statistics for Business Analysis, Research and Business Skills

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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UCAS Tariff 24 points

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £8224 Year 1
England £8224 Year 1
Scotland £8224 Year 1
Wales £8224 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8224 Year 1
EU £8224 Year 1
International £9335 Year 1

Additional fee information

For more information and guidance about fees and funding, please visit the website:
Business at Truro and Penwith College - UCAS