Heart of Worcestershire College

Business Management (Fast-Track) Heart of Worcestershire College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

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Course summary

This unique ‘fast-track’ course makes it possible for you to achieve this career enhancing qualification on a part-time basis in only two years (approximately half the time of most equivalent part-time degree-level courses).

This degree-level, work-related course covers all the essential business and management subjects, including; accounting, human resource management, marketing, operations, project management and business strategy. Not only will you learn about these vital areas, and how they all integrate and function together, but you will learn how they can be applied in organisations right now. And it’s not all theory; you will also further develop your leadership potential and other important employability skills, attributes and strengths required by 21st century employers.

Course details

Modules

Business and the Business Environment
– Marketing Essentials
– Human Resource Management
– Management and Operations
– Management Accounting
– Managing a Successful Business Project
– Business Law
– Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
– Research Project
– Organisational Behaviour
– Operations and Project Management
– Understanding and Leading Change
– Global Business Environment
– Business Strategy
– Developing Individuals, Teams and Organisations

Assessment method

We adopt a diverse approach to assessment that offers; assessments relevant to our students’ employment situations; supports progression to final year degree course studies and accommodates and enhances different learning styles. The course is continually assessed via a variety of assessment methods including: projects, reports, essays, case studies, simulations and presentations.


How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level A*A* - EE Applicants who have recently been in education
require at least one of the following:
• A BTEC Level 3 qualification in business (or related subject area)
• 2 GCE Advanced Levels at grade E or above
• An Access to Higher Education Certificate
• Other equivalent level 3 qualifications (including international equivalents)
In addition, applicants must have achieved at least 4 GCSEs at grade C
or above including English (equivalent qualifications accepted).
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) D*D*D* - PPP Applicants who have recently been in education
require at least one of the following:
• A BTEC Level 3 qualification in business (or related subject area)
• 2 GCE Advanced Levels at grade E or above
• An Access to Higher Education Certificate
• Other equivalent level 3 qualifications (including international equivalents)
In addition, applicants must have achieved at least 4 GCSEs at grade C
or above including English (equivalent qualifications accepted).
Access to HE Diploma Applicants who have recently been in education
require at least one of the following:
• A BTEC Level 3 qualification in business (or related subject area)
• 2 GCE Advanced Levels at grade E or above
• An Access to Higher Education Certificate
• Other equivalent level 3 qualifications (including international equivalents)
In addition, applicants must have achieved at least 4 GCSEs at grade C
or above including English (equivalent qualifications accepted).

Mature applicants (over 21 years) may present a more varied profile of achievement that is likely to include extensive work experience (paid and/or unpaid) and/or achievement of a range of professional qualifications in their work sector.

Applicants whose first language is not English must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language at a minimum level of CEFR level B2/PTE 51/IELTS 5.5 (reading and writing must be at 5.5) or equivalent standards.

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

https://www.howcollege.ac.uk/courses/business-and-management/1327/fast-track-hnd-in-business-management-part-time/

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £4,500 Year 1
EU £4,500 Year 1
England £4,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4,500 Year 1
Scotland £4,500 Year 1
Wales £4,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Visits may be arranged to support the curriculum. A recommended budget of £25 per academic year should be made available by students. Students may be required to purchase additional textbooks.

Provider information

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Heart of Worcestershire College
Peakman Street
Redditch
B98 8DW


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