Level 4 HNC in Business

Cambridge Regional College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

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Course summary

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The BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma is a broad based practical business qualification which is intended for students who are seeking an alternative to a Foundation Degree or Degree and who wish to combine study and part-time work. The course will be taught by lecturers who have relevant business experience. The team may be complemented by guest speakers who are also working within the related industry. The BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma course is over 2 days each week. Through the BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma course of study you will explore, challenge and develop your: • key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required in your chosen business sector • understanding of specialist areas e.g. financial resources, business environment, business law, managing financial resources, organisations and behaviour, marketing principles, human resource management, advertising and promotion in business management, costing and budgeting • independent enquiry and study • individual research to inform your own professional business practice and career choice • vocational opportunities within the business sectors • knowledge of wider self-employment skills e.g. intellectual property, tax, law, national insurance, accountancy, networking, advertising • English, Maths and IT skills through the vocational assignments• employability skills e.g. team building, leadership, advocacy, self-management, organisation, presentation, peer support as well as adaptability and problem-solving. This is classed as a full-time course – on successful completion of the first year of this course, you will gain a BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma. You can achieve a BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma by studying a further year on successful completion of the BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma. Home & EU students are eligible to apply for a full-time loan from Student Finance England.

Course details


This course is made up of the following units: Unit 1: Business and the Business Environment Unit 2: Marketing Essentials Unit 3: Human Resource Management Unit 4: Management and Operations Unit 5: Management Accounting Unit 6: Managing a Successful Business Project (Pearson-set) Unit 7: Business Law Unit 9: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management Please note - units are subject to change.

How to apply

Application deadlines

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

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

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Course code001N
Institution code C09
Campus nameCambridge Campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level 2 A levels at a Pass grade
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Pass at an equivalent Level 3 qualification (e.g. BTEC Level 3 Diploma)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £4990* Whole course
England £4990* Whole course
Northern Ireland £4990* Whole course
Scotland £4990* Whole course
Wales £4990* Whole course

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Level 4 HNC in Business at Cambridge Regional College - UCAS