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BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in business provides a specialist work-related programme of study that covers the key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required in the business sector. The course provides progression from the BTEC Level 4 HNC.
The qualification prepares learners for employment in the business sector and will be suitable for learners who have already decided that they wish to enter this area of work.
This is a level 5 course, which is equivalent to the second year of a Business Degree programme at university.
The awarding body of the HND course is Edexcel. The qualification is recognised by the industry as fit for purpose as a high level vocational and work related Business qualification, as approved by the Sector Skills council.
You need to meet the following qualification requirements to be accepted on the course:
Assessment are carried out through internally assessed coursework. The tutors assess learners� coursework against published learning outcomes and assessment criteria.
There are a total 8 of units in BTEC Level 5 HND in Business programme.
The college selects the optional units based on the current demand of the industry and sector trend. Therefore, some of the optional units may change to reflect the change in trend and demand.
BTEC HND in Business is a level 5 vocational qualification in its own right, and is widely recognised in the industry as a high level vocational and work related qualification. The qualification prepares learners for employment in the business sector.
Learners studying the BTEC Level 5 HND may apply to the final year of a degree programme in Business subjects.
BTEC HND in Business also offers a progression route to the professional qualifications offered by various professional bodies in the Business sector (e.g. ACCA)