Business: HNC

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Qualification Qualifications Explained
Study Mode
Full Time

1 Academic Year -  2.5 days p/w

Start date
Aug 2024
Applications open January 2024

Course overview

This course is intended for anyone with a passion for Business and provides a broad understanding of business disciplines and is delivered by staff with essential industry experience. HNC Business allows students to develop the skills required for a wide range of business posts and you will study marketing, accounts, economics, management and IT.

Units covered:

  • Managing People and Organisations
  • Marketing: An Introduction
  • Economic Issues: An Introduction
  • Accounting for Business: An Introduction
  • Business Fundamentals with Emerging Technologies
  • Communication: Business Communication

What you will learn

In addition to studying many topics associated with Business such as Marketing, Economics, Digital Technologies and IT with Spreadsheets and Word Processing, you will also explore a social media and Customer Care unit as well as learning how to Manage People and Organisations

Entry requirements

HND Business entry requirements -

  • One Higher at Grade c or above in a *relevant subject ie English, ESOL Advanced, Administration, Business Management, Economics, Accounting and Nat 5 English or
  • L6 Communications or
  • Appropriate NQ/NC in Business & Administration at L6 including communications at level 6 or above

Career Opportunities

  • Business adviser
  • Finance positions
  • Team supervisor
  • Project manager,
  • Business consultant
  • Retail Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • General Manager
  • Marketing consultant

Future prospects

HND Business year 2 at other colleges or apply for 1st year university courses

You can then progress onto Business Management at Glasgow Caledonian University into the third year with an HND on selected pathway courses.

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