Blackburn College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Lancaster University

Business

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

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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.

Course details

Modules

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

Assessment method

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

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

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeN102
Institution code B40
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 points

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

Interview

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

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Business at Blackburn College - UCAS