Harlow College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Business

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Course summary

This Business course provides a stimulating and challenging programme of study that will be both engaging and memorable for students, along with essential subject knowledge that students need to progress successfully into the world of work or a related degree. BTEC is the world's most successful and best-loved vocational qualification brand and is renowned for engaging students in practical, interpersonal and thinking skills for more than thirty years. BTEC Higher National qualifications are widely recognised by industry and higher education as the principal vocational qualification at Levels 4 and 5. The qualification provides students with a clear line-of-sight to employment and to progression to a degree. After the HND a Top-up to a full Degree may be possible. After the HNC – you could ask to transfer to the second year of a degree. Again, contact the University's admission team direct after searching the course on the UCAS website. Or you could continue at Harlow College and complete your HND. Or get a job in Business, Business Management, Marketing, Law, Accounting, Business Administration, Sales, Event Management, Politics, and many more.

Course details

Modules

HNC (Level 4) Module Level Credit Mandatory Core unit units Unit 1: Business and the Business Environment Unit 2: Marketing Processes and Planning Unit 3: Human Resource Management Unit 4: Leadership and Management Unit 5: Accounting Principles Unit 6: Managing a Successful Business Project (Pearson Set) Optional Units Unit 8: Innovation and Commercialisation Unit 9: Entrepreneurial Ventures *These modules may be subject to change

Assessment method

All assessment is Internal except for Managing a successful Business Project (unit 6) and the Research project (unit 11) which will both be set by Pearson. There are no external examinations for this qualification. Each qualification is assessed with either a Pass, Merit or Distinction. Assessment methods will vary for each module but will be a range of: Written assessment Mind Mapping Presentations Discussions Practical assessments Action research The % of teaching and learning that is: Coursework/written 70% Practical 10% Work based learning 20% The % type of planned learning: Planned hours face to face 70% Independent study 30% Assessment % how much is: Final assessment end loaded 35% In year assessment/continuous 65% Types of assessment %: Controlled assessment (open book or closed book) 0% Exam – written 0% Exam – multiple choice 0% Portfolio 60% Practical piece 20% Work based 20%


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application codes

Course code:
HCBA
Institution code:
H23
Campus name:
Harlow College
Campus code:
1

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://www.harlow-college.ac.uk/study-options/higher-national-certificate-diploma/item/business-higher-national-certificate-diploma


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5990 Whole course
Northern Ireland £5990 Whole course
Scotland £5990 Whole course
Wales £5990 Whole course

Additional fee information

Included in the fee: £10 free printing per year. All tuition and assessment.
Business at Harlow College - UCAS