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Course summary

This Certificate of Higher Education in Business Management offers a more flexible approach to degree level learning. Lasting for just one year, this course allows you to develop key business skills both in preparation for industry and to progress to higher level learning. For students who aren't ready to commit to three years of further study this is the ideal stepping stone allowing them to decide which pathway is right for them at their next career crossroads. The course covers a wide range of business issues from managing people to finance and marketing and follows the same curriculum as the first year of our foundation degree. You will also take a module which introduces you to academic study at degree level giving you the tools necessary to perform to the highest academic standards and make the most of this exciting opportunity. The Certificate which is awarded by Lancaster University, although you'll study here in Blackpool, is part of a programme of accredited learning which could see you gaining a professional business qualification as well as a degree. This is certain to give you a head start when you begin to apply for roles in the industry where highly qualified and experienced graduates are in high demand.


Modules at level 4 Module Title Code Credits Optional? Introduction to Academic Study TH4MD335 20 No Managing People TH4MD336 20 No Operational Leadership TH4MD337 20 No Finance for Business TH4MD338 20 No Marketing TH4MD339 20 No Dynamic Business Environment TH4MD340 20 No

Assessment method

Assessment Method Level 4 Coursework 64% Exam 30% Practical 6%

How to apply

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants who are able to demonstrate relevant work/life skills or knowledge will also be considered on an individual basis.

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English language requirements

Mathematic and English Language GCSE at grade C/4 or above

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Business Management at Blackpool and the Fylde College - UCAS