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Course summary

The Higher National Certificate in Business equips students with knowledge and skills across a range of business and management topics, including human resource management, leadership, accounting, entrepreneurship and marketing. Students will learn how the subjects link together to form business strategy and have the opportunity to find out which specialisms suit their own interests and ambitions. The course is ideal for students who are already working in industry as well as students wishing to progress to a range of careers, such as management, administration, personnel, marketing, accounting and law. It can be studied on a full-time or part-time basis.

Modules

Modules studied: • Business and The Business Environment • Marketing Processes and Planning • Human Resource Management • Leadership and Management • Accounting Principles • Managing a Successful Business Project • Entrepreneurial Ventures • Digital Business in Practice

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

Application codes

Course code:
N100
Institution code:
L43
Campus name:
Clarence St
Campus code:
4

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

It is expected that all applicants will hold relevant Level 2 maths and English qualifications equivalent to GCSE grade C/4 or above. Mature students: The University Centre welcomes applications from mature students who have relevant experience in lieu of the minimum entry requirements. Mature students (over 21) without formal qualifications may be accepted subject to satisfactory literacy and numeracy tests, work experience (if applicable) and a strong personal statement. Recognition of Prior Learning: Applicants may meet entry requirements through the process of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which awards academic credits through recognition of prior learning via work and other life experiences. Recognition of Prior Learning is either certificated (RPCL) through formal assessment, or Experiential (RPEL) via skills and knowledge developed through work and voluntary activities. Students should refer to the RPL Policy on the University Centre website: www.liv-coll.ac.uk/study-at-the-college/higher-education/he-policies-and-procedures/

Additional entry requirements

Interview


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6700 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6700 Year 1
Scotland £6700 Year 1
Wales £6700 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
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