City of Bristol College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
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.
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.
You will be assessed through a combination of group work, coursework, exams and presentations
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Ashley Down Centre|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|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
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6000||Year 1|
Additional fee 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.