New College Stamford

Business New College Stamford Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

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Course summary

TEF Silver

New College Stamford has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

Find out more about the TEF.

This course provides you with a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the business sector and is recognised nationally by employers. Our aim is to provide you with knowledge, understanding and skills in a range of administrative and management positions in business to allow you to successfully progress in the future.

How will you Learn?
You will learn through a combination of independent and group activities including lectures, seminars, trips, visits and work-related experiences.

Methods of Assessment:
A range of assessment methods will be used including reports, presentations, essays, examinations and research projects. Team work in assessments is also encouraged.

Progression Routes:
The HND is a specialist vocational programme with a strong work-related emphasis. You could gain employment in the following disciplines: finance and accounts, HR management, marketing and digital marketing, sales and promotion, operations management, logistics and event management.
Successful completion of this course will provide you with the qualifications required to ‘top-up’ to a full Bachelor’s Degree at university in just one year. Acceptance on to these courses is at the discretion of the institution offering the top-up.

Trips and Events:
You will have the opportunity to take part in a range of trips including using local businesses as case studies for assignments and Business Expos to network with professionals. We also invite guest speakers to work with you to enhance your learning experience. Please note that trips may differ year-on-year.

Work-based Learning and Employability Development:
You will visit external providers and meet with potential employers at expositions and will be actively encouraged to be employed during their course provision. There is an extensive tutorial pathway to improve employability and career options.

Facilities and Support:
You will be taught in a dedicated classroom and have access to various study facilities including a recently refurbished Library where you’ll have access to books, journals, computers and e-resources. Free WiFi is available to all students.

You will also have access to an Academic Support Tutor to assist you with your studies and careers advisors to help you with your future employment.

Course details

Modules

Year 1:
Business and the Business Environment
Marketing Essentials
Human Resource Management
Management and Operations
Management Accounting
Managing a Successful Business Project
Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
Financial Accounting with AAT Level 2 Bookkeeping

Year 2
Research Project
Organisational Behaviour
Operations and Project Management
Planning for Growth
Business Strategy
International Marketing
Pitching and Negotiating Skills


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 code 0N12
Institution code N33
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 96 points • 96 UCAS points typically from A Levels or a Level 3 Diploma in Business, although students from other subject specialisms are encouraged to apply.
• Mature students who may not have formal qualifications are encouraged to apply for an interview where you will be considered on your experience, enthusiasm and commitment.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Some travel costs will be required for external visits. This will typically be around £100

Provider information

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New College Stamford
Drift Road
Stamford
PE9 1XA


Course contact details

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Admissions Office (for course details, phone 01780 484311 or email enquiries@stamford.ac.uk)

01780 484334

Fax: 01780 484301