The HND Business is designed to provide a broad understanding of business organisations and the environment in which they operate. The programme has a strong managerial focus which helps successful candidates to progress to management roles. During the course you will develop your entrepreneurship, business skills and employability, relevant both for students interested in starting their own business or seeking a management career. Led by experienced tutors, the course will appeal to a wide range of candidates including school leavers, adults returning to education, those in employment who wish to enhance their career prospects and those who are, or wish to be, self-employed and require a broad grounding in business. Teaching methods include lectures, whole group information-giving sessions, workshops, tutorials, practical work, and blended e-learning and group critiques. Candidates who achieve the qualification may go on to study further academic and professional qualifications or embark on an administrative, managerial or commercial career.
Your study will include the following modules: Business and the Business Environment Marketing Essentials Human Resource Management Management & Operations Management Accounting Managing a Successful Business Project Business Law Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management Research Project Organisational Behaviour Planning for Growth
Assessment for the course is designed, where possible, to simulate the variety of tasks that graduates from the programme may encounter in relevant employment. Where necessary other academic assessment devices, such as a formal examination are also used.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Mature applicants (aged 21+) who do not have the standard entry requirements but have relevant work experience will be considered.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5.5||Reading and Writing must be at 5.5|
We also accept other English language examination equivalents. The standard requirement is equivalent to Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6000*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6000*||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£6000*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
CAVC has a range of bursaries and scholarships that students on undergraduate, higher education programmes can apply for to support their studies. Applicants can find more information by visiting the college website