Blackburn College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Lancaster University

Business (Top-Up)

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

Blackburn College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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Our one year, full-time BA (Hons) Business (Top Up) course allows students who have previously studied on the FdA Business course to top-up their Foundation Degree to Honours level by studying at University Centre at Blackburn College for an additional year full-time. The course will produce Honours level graduates with higher level skills and knowledge within a general business and management environment.

Course details


Modules include: Advanced Leadership & Management Operations & Change Management Business Strategy Business Finance Business Project Business Statistics

Assessment method

Throughout the course a full range of assessment techniques will be used. You will be assessed by: Reports Presentations 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 codeN100
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 Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

In order to join the BA (Hons) Business (Top Up) programme you will need to have successfully completed the Business Foundation Degree FdA. If you have received less than a Merit grade overall in your Foundation Degree you will be required to attend a guidance interview first to ensure you are fully prepared for the Top Up programme. Additional preparation for study at the Top Up programme may be required

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 (Top-Up) at Blackburn College - UCAS