Access to Higher Education Business & Management in partnership with University Academy 92

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


University Academy 92

Course Overview

Trying to break into the corporate world? Do you want to pursue a degree in business, law or finance but don’t yet meet the entry requirement for higher education? Our Access to Higher Education Diploma in Business will provide you with a solid foundation in the topic as well as a nationally recognised certificate (equivalent to A-Levels) that will allow you to continue your education at the next level.

This is a Level 3 certification approved by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) for adult learners who are returning to study or who left school without the essential qualifications for undergraduate study. The Diploma in Business is designed to help you develop both academic skills and business knowledge.

These courses are delivered by experts from Trafford College at UA92 campus in old Trafford and are specifically designed to prepare mature students for university level study.

Further Details



Course Start Date


Course Duration

Full-Time - 1 year


Access to Higher Education

We usually ask applicants to have achieved GCSE English Language or Maths at grade C or above or level 2 functional skills Maths and English.

1. Business
Business Organisations
Business Ideas & Start-ups
Business Finance PlanningIntroduction to Marketing
Business Ethics

2. Management
Business Management Structures
Effective Meetings
Managing Change
Motivating Staff
Recruitment & Selection

3. Business Law
Law of Tort
Precedent, Statute and Statutory Interpretation
Employment Law
Contract Law

4. Developmental
Applying for HE
Academic Essay Writing
Presentation Skills
Study Skills
Using Research Skills

On successful completion you can continue your learning journey to the next level either at UA92 or other institutions.

There is a huge demand for well-qualified business management graduates and this programme could be your first step towards a high-profile role such as project manager, charted manager, marketing analyst, digital marketing professional or a career in law.

The Access to HE Diploma has a range of assessment methods including essays, reports, case studies, presentations and seen tests.

The Tuition fee for this course is £3,022.00 You may be eligible for a full fee remission if you are in receipt of certain benefits or earning less than £20,888 per annum (if residing within Greater Manchester)

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