Blackburn College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
In this Foundation Degree in Business you will study all of the major elements of a traditional business degree such as Marketing, Human Resources, Finance, Business, Law and IT. You will study over a two year period if you study the course full time. This course should appeal to you if you need to fit studying around other commitments or if you are looking to take your first step into higher education after a gap of study. You will have the opportunity to top up your foundation degree to honours level once you have successfully completed this course.
All students take a total of 120 credits per level. Level 4 Modules (all modules are mandatory) include: Business Environment: Economic Context Principle of Human Resource Management Understanding Organisations Introduction to Finance Research Methods The Reflective Practitioner Business Law Digital Business Level 5 Modules (all modules are mandatory) include: Quantitive Techniques Business Operations and Quality Entrepreneurship Business Marketing Business Finance Management and Leadership Word Based Learning Research Project
Throughout the course a full range of assessment techniques will be used. You will be assessed by: Reports Presentations Professional dialogue Case study reports Reflective portfolios Examinations Assignments Research projects
How to apply
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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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All applicants must show that they have a good level of spoken or written English, and if English is not your first language you'll need to demonstrate the ability to study in English. Please check the International section of the website for details. Applicants who do not meet the standard entry criteria but have relevant work / life experience will be considered on an individual basis and may be invited to interview.
Additional entry requirements
Applicants who do not meet the standard entry criteria but have relevant work / life experience will be considered on an individual basis and may be invited to interview.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course