Business Calderdale College


Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

A mixture of business skills and knowledge is a crucial factor when considering future employability and/or career progression. A sound knowledge of the business discipline can be a desirable and highly marketable attribute in an increasingly competitive world. This popular course provides you with an extensive overview of practical business skills, which will give you a strong foundation of knowledge, upon which to build a successful career within your chosen organisation or sector. Topics may include Marketing, E-Business, Project Management, Events Management, Human Resource Management, Business Strategy, and Personal Development. The nature of the course allows you to gain essential business skills in addition to the knowledge, which in turn encourages more creative and innovative business application. The course includes the option of an overseas residential visit. We strive to embed a range of speakers throughout the course. Our speakers are both internal and external and may include learners services, other teaching departments, speakers from the industries such as finance, law and marketing. We occasionally have previous students come and talk to learners about their experiences and where they are at now. As a College, we also strive to build links with the local community and businesses.

Teaching on the HND Business is provided by a team of qualified staff who are experienced in their respective fields. Teaching staff have been working in a number of business sectors ranging from finance, marketing, law and human resource. All staff endeavour to undertake all relevant training and ensure that their knowledge is continuously updated through training and attendance of key sessions with the relevant awarding body to ensure that they are informed of any changes in national standards.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Calderdale College Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    2 years

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 8T15
Institution code C02
Campus name Calderdale College Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points Applicants should possess BTEC National Certificate or BTEC National Diploma in a related subject or two A Level passes or one A Level pass with four GCSE grades A-C or 9-4 including English and Maths or relevant work experience. All applicants will be interviewed, where you will be expected to demonstrate enthusiasm and commitment. Mature applicants (aged over 21 years) without formal qualifications but with appropriate relevant vocational experience are also welcome to apply. If English is not your first language, you will also need a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or above.

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Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6,950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,950 Year 1
Scotland £6,950 Year 1
Wales £6,950 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.