Studying this course will enable you to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to be a great business all-rounder, improving your employability and promotional potential. You will study a wide range of local and global business issues, developing key transferable skills such as strategic thinking, problem solving and leadership. Each unit focuses on the theoretical knowledge, professional expertise and work-based learning relevant to a variety of areas including management, human resources, marketing, accounting, business strategy and business law. Attendance is 2 full days per week. Progression On successful completion of the HND, you will have several options available to you. You can pursue a career across any industry or business sector, or like previous alumni, progress to a university of your choice for the third 'top up' year to gain the full bachelor's degree BA(HONS).
Modules in year 1 include: Business and the Business Environment , Marketing Processes and Planning, Human Resource Management, Leadership and Management, Accounting Principles, Business Law and Entrepreneurial Ventures. Modules in year 2 include: Research Project, Organisational Behaviour, Understanding and Leading Change, Global Business Environment, Principles of operations management, Strategy and Brand Management.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Swindon and Wiltshire Institute of Technology
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Mature applicants without formal qualifications, but with evidence of sufficient, relevant industrial experience will be considered
Additional entry requirements
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5.5||No less than 5.5 in reading, writing, speaking and listening.|
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Fees and funding
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