OverviewBusiness HND Management (Online Learning) (part-time)
Please note: This course can be started at regular intervals at the start of each new unit of study. The course is run from Bedford but an Online Learning Course allowing for flexible access.
In today’s increasingly competitive world, leading enterprises demand people with demonstrable business management skills and abilities. BTEC Higher Nationals are recognised by employers around the world for their emphasis on developing practical skills alongside specialist knowledge and understanding of an industry or sector. With their strong focus on technical skills, they help to address the high-level technical skills shortage that’s an important issue in the UK and globally. This HND in Business Management is ideal if you are seeking a higher education qualification in the world of business.
This flexible course provides specialist business education over two years and is delivered online with a nominated tutor to support you throughout with weekly lessons and tutorials. The course can be studied alongside employment or other commitments however motivation and self-discipline will be key.
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To join the course you will need to have successful achievement of the HNC in Business. Applicants should have good study and research skills.
You will study the following units:
- Organisational Behavior
- Principles of Operations Management
- Understanding and Leading Change
- Global Business Environment
- Business Strategy
- Planning for Growth
- Business Research Project (Pearson set)
Assessment is through practical assignments with no exams – to more accurately reflect the real working environment. Through this engaging approach to learning, you will be ready to face the challenges of the modern business world armed with the hands-on skills employers demand.
You will gain:
Pearson Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Business Management.
On successful completion of the course, you will be able to progress onto a business top-up degree at university, subject to achieving the required grades. Completion of this course would improve job prospects and earning potential in a range of Business sectors.
Please note: This course can be started at regular intervals throughout the year at the start of each new unit of study.
The course is run from Bedford but an Online Learning Course allowing for flexible 24 hour access to Pearson HN Online. Online Learning allows for flexible study. There is no college attendance however students will be allocated a tutor who will run weekly online lectures and tutorials. All students will be provided with a timetable of study.
Learners will need a laptop/desktop with access to the internet.
You could be eligible to take out a loan to cover the cost of your tuition fees. Click on the link below to find out more about the financial support available for our Higher Education courses.Find out more
If you decide to pay for your course yourself, we also offer an affordable Direct Debit instalments option to help spread the cost of tuition fees (terms apply).
Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.
Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.
We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.
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