HND Level 5 in Business

What topics are covered by the course?

COURSE UNITS
Year 1 - Level 4
Mandatory core units – all four units must be taken (60 credits)
Business Environment
Managing Financial Resources and Decisions
Organisations and Behaviour
Marketing Principles
Specialist units –Select 4 units with a minimum total credit value of 60 credits
Business Strategy
Managing Business Activities to Achieve Results
Managing Communications, Knowledge and Information
Human Resource Management
The Internet and E-Business
Year 2 - Level 5

Mandatory core units – Following on from level 4, the following four units at level 5 must be taken (65 Credits).
Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business
Business Decision Making
Business Strategy
Research Project
Specialist units – choose four units at level 5 with a total credit value of 60 credits.
Quality Management in Business
Small Business Enterprise
Project Management for Business
Business Ethics
Employability Skills or (40 Business Work Experience)

Who should attend?

The course is open to learners from around the globe who have access to the internet and wish to achieve recognised qualifications by online or distance learning.

What will I be able to do on completion?

The course is rated at level 5 equivalent to the first two years of a Bachelor's degree. Learners completing this course may progress to level 6 courses offered by the college jointly with other awarding bodies or proceed to a university of their choice for admission into the second or third year depending on the university.

How will I be assessed?

There are no examinations. The course is assessed by coursework including assignments, projects, presentations and other forms of assessment.

VA028 BTEC HND Level 5 in Business (240+ Credits)

COURSE LENGTH 18-24 months

AWARD: BTEC Higher National Diploma Level 5. Learners coming on to level 5 (year 2) will have completed 8 level 4 units in year 1 or completed the HNC Level 4 qualification worth 120 credits. In year 2 rated level 5, they go on to complete a further 125 credits to make a total of 245 credit value needed to successfully complete and be awarded the HND level 5 in Business.

ACCREDITATION Qualification accredited by the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)

COURSE OUTCOME: This course will equip the learner with business and management skills that are widely sought after by employers in every sector. It will provide the learners with knowledge and understanding of the business world, as well as the opportunity to specialise in those areas that are of particular interest to them. They will learn how a business is organised and managed and how to analyse business strategy, make decisions and manage resources in a modern environment.
At the end of the course learners will develop relevant business skills which will enable them to progress into further study, to move directly into employment or set up own business.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS GCSE/”O” level or 2 “A” levels and/or relevant work experience and equivalent units for HNC level 4 in Business. English language qualification is required for international applicants.

FEES Level 5 after attaining level 4 units is a 1-year course. Fees for UK/EU nationals £3300, international learners £3500 for the 2-year course. Tuition fees excludes registration fees to Edexcel of £219.12
Mandatory core units – Following on from level 4, the following four units at level 5 must be taken (65 Credits).
Unit Level Credit
5 Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business 4 15
6 Business Decision Making 5 15
7 Business Strategy 5 15
8 Research Project 5 20
Specialist units – choose four units at level 5 with a total credit value of 60 credits.
32 Quality Management in Business 5 15
33 Small Business Enterprise 5 15
42 Project Management for Business 5 15
45 Business Ethics 5 15
47 Employability Skills or (40 Business Work Experience) 5 15

Note: There are more optional units on Edexcel’s course list of courses which may be offered on demand

Guide Price: 3300

Delivery: Online
Category: Business & Management »
Duration: 24 months
Qualification: Level 5 HND

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