City of Bristol College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth


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Course summary

TEF Silver

City of Bristol College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This course provides a foundation in business and management theories and concepts by exploring the nature of business, how businesses meet the needs of customers, stakeholders and employees and how factors outside the organisation affect business performance. It will prepare you for a career in business and management and equip you with real world business skills to work in a wide range of industries. On successful completion of this course, you will be two thirds of the way to a full Bachelor's degree which you can potentially top this up at a University of your choice.

Course details


The course is studied on a modular basis. The course is assessed through exams, individual and group presentations, in-class tests, business reports, projects, self-assessments, and coursework. There may be visits by speakers and trips arranged to enhance teaching input. Modules may include: Marketing Fundamentals; Business Environment; Finance and Accounting; People and Organisations; Research Methods; IT for Business; The Legal Environment for Business; Economics; Management Accounts; Project Management; Human Resources and Sustainability.

Assessment method

You will be assessed through a combination of group work, coursework, exams and presentations

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 B77
Campus nameAshley Down Centre
Campus codeB

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 56 points 56 UCAS points to include A Levels or BTEC Level 3
A level A levels in Business or related subjects
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP BTEC level 3 in Business or related subjects
Access to HE Diploma A qualification in an Access to HE in Business will be considered

GSCE Maths and English at 4 - 9 or A-C. Students will be required to attend an interview. Mature applicants with relevant experience and / or related qualifications are welcome to apply

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Additional entry requirements



Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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

Sponsorship information

Because the college does not have large class sizes you get much more support and attention while you are learning, as well as tutorial support throughout your studies. Our tuition fees are lower than many universities and that's not all. Just like Universities you can apply to Student Support England for funding to support your studies.

Business at City of Bristol College - UCAS