Blackburn College

Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

Business HND enables you to explore the major elements of business – including the business environment, marketing, human resources, management and accounting. You will gain a strong understanding of everything from business strategy to consumer behaviour and insight – developing a range of transferrable skills. You will also have the opportunity to develop your knowledge of brand management, social media and business intelligence.

Course details


All students take a total of 120 credits per level. Level 4 mandatory modules include: Business and the Business Environment Marketing Essentials Human Resource Management Management and Operations Management Accounting Managing a Successful Business Project Level 4 optional modules include: Business Law Innovation and Commercialisation Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management Financial Accounting Executive Recruitment Solutions Human Capital Management Level 5 mandatory modules include: Research Project Organisational Behaviour Level 5 optional modules include: Taxation Statistics for Management Business Strategy Business IT Systems Business Systems Developing Individuals, Teams and Organisations Human Resources – Value and Contribution to Organisational Success Consumer Behaviour and Insight Customer Value Management Sales Management International Marketing Brand Management Planning for Growth Tapping into New and International Markets Pitching and Negotiation Skills E-Commerce and Strategy Social Media and Practice Business Intelligence

Assessment method

A variety of teaching, learning and assessments will be used emphasising the relationship between theory and real life issues /experience in practice. Throughout the course you’ll be assessed by: examinations: Examinations E-Portfolio Practice Focused Essays Practice Focused Reports Group presentations Simulations/role play Projects Peer assessment

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

English language requirements

Grade 4/C in GCSE English or equivalent Level 2 English qualification Good level of spoken or written English

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8250 Year 1
Scotland £8250 Year 1
Wales £8250 Year 1
Channel Islands £8250 Year 1

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