The course is designed for those people in employment or on a level 4 apprenticeship programme who want to enhance their knowledge and skills of business and management and gain a higher education qualification.
The course is also suitable for those people who have gained a level 3 qualification either an A level or BTEC National Diploma who are seeking employment in business and management career pathways.
The course’s core units include Business and the Business Environment, marketing and management, and accounting. All units are assessed by continuous assessment through coursework assignments and projects. The course is timetabled 1 day a week 9am – 8pm from September to June.
One GCE A2 level pass with 80 points. A BTEC Level 3 qualification in Business. Other related Level 3 qualifications. An Access to Higher Education Certificate awarded by an approved further education institution. Related work experience. An international equivalent. All candidates should have GCSE English language and Maths to a grade C or equivalent.
Successful candidates may be able to move on to the HND in Business (also delivered at the Crewe Campus) then progress to a top up degree. They also can gain employment in a wide range of business sectors.