City of Liverpool College University Centre

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

The HNC in Business has been developed to focus on providing education and training for a range of careers in business, such as management, administration, personnel, marketing, accounting and law, as well as providing a general qualification which allows flexibility of study to meet local or specialist needs. Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate. They offer a strong, sector-related emphasis on practical skills development alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding. The qualifications provide a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in their sector and their national recognition by employers allows direct progression to employment.

Course details


The core units studied at level 4 include: • Business Environment • Marketing Essentials • Human Resource Management • Management and Operations • Management Accounting • Managing a Successful Business Project. The two optional units studied are: • Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management • Business Law.

Assessment method

The programme is assessed through the submission of written essays, reports and reflective logs, a series of project based practical work-based assessments. Formative feedback will support student progression in both written work and business outcomes. Self and peer assessment in convener/critique situations will be an essential element of all projects and the feedback from these will enhance student achievement and progression. The programme allows 120 credits at each level.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6568 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6568 Year 1
Scotland £6568 Year 1
Wales £6568 Year 1

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