An Access to Business course will provide you with a strong academic foundation in business studies, and can be your first step towards a university degree and a career in areas such as International Business, Tourism Management, Fashion & Retail Marketing and Event Management. Access to HE courses are specifically designed to prepare mature students for university level study. Through lectures and group work, you will be able to master key business and management principles, independent study, academic research and gain practical skills valued by employers and higher education institutions alike.
The Access to Higher Education Diploma Business - (Business & Management) will allow you to embark on a higher education degree. Not only will it offer you the freedom to follow a course of your choice, but it will also give you the knowledge to a confident start to your career in the business world.
Mandatory modules are below. Additional modules that you will complete on this programme are:
1. Business: Business Ethics, Business Finance and Planning, Business Ideas and Start-Ups, Business Organisations, Introduction to Marketing.
2. Management: Business Management Structures, Effective Meetings, Managing Change, Recruitment and Selection.
3. Law: Contract Law, Employment Law, Law of Tort,Business, Management and Law.
Learners aged 19+ may be eligible to take out an Advanced Learner Loan for the tuition fees (the registration fee cannot be included; this must be paid yourself).
For learners going on to successfully study a Degree then the amount for the Access to HE loan will be written off.