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Business Management Access to HE Diploma Level 3

West Suffolk College

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Access to Higher Education

  • Location

    West Suffolk College

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

About the course

This exciting opportunity provides full-time learners with the opportunity to develop the knowledge and the range of skills which are essential for a successful transition to Higher Education. The structure of the programme provides learners with all of the tools required to undertake an Honours Degree in Business and Management once completed.

In addition, there are three units that introduce and equip learners with the necessary skills required in order to study at the higher levels required at university. Throughout the course, learners will develop personal and professional skills, in readiness for the next step in order to allow them to feel at home in an HE environment.

What you'll learn (core modules)

Learners will be timetabled for two full days per week with independent study days which will support research and investigation. The course covers core areas such as Human Resource Management, Business Awareness, Business Ethics, Accounting, and Business Information Technology Skills.

These units are delivered by professionals with a wealth of experience in both industry and academia in their specialist subject areas. In addition to range of business related units, there are a number of HE study skills units that will equip the learner with the tools required to study at the higher levels that a degree programme demands.

Ungraded units
Business Information Technology Skills (Level 3, 6 credits)
HE Study Skills (Level 3, 6 credits)
Business Maths (Level 3, 3 credits) (New)

Graded units
All level 3 and concerned with academic subject content:

Marketing an Organisation (Level 3, 9 credits)
Accounting Principles (Level 3, 6 credits) (New)
Business Environment (Level 3, 3 credits)
Financial Awareness (Level 3, 6 credits)
Employment Law (Level 3, 6 credits)
Managing People (Level 3, 6 credits)
Research Project (Level 3, 9 credits

How will I be assessed?

Through a combination of methods such as reports/essay, presentations and time constrained tests.

Tuition fees

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University information

West Suffolk College

  • Campus address

    West Suffolk College, Out Risbygate, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 3RL, England

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