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HND IN BUSINESS

Program Description:
BTEC Higher Nationals provide specialist vocational learning at Levels 4 and 5, reflecting the requirements of professional organizations and meeting the National Occupational Standards for each sector or industry.

Qualification:
On successful completion of the program you will be awarded Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Business

Program Duration:
The BTEC level 5 HND Diploma in Business is studied over a period of 18 months.

 

About HND:

  1. HND contains the knowledge and skills students need to succeed at degree-level study and beyond.
  2. Created with extensive input from employers and professional bodies; learner is provided with both the theory and skills relevant to their chosen profession.

Successful BTEC Higher National graduates:

  • Have the ability to progress into suitable employment in the work place.
  • Are able to gain exemptions and progress into Honours degree program in relevant subjects.
  • Are able to apply for membership in professional bodies.

 

Course content (Modules):
Level 4 Units:

  1. Business & the Business Environment
  2. Marketing Process & Planning
  3. Human Resource Management
  4. Leadership & Management
  5. Accounting Principles
  6. Managing a Successful Business Project (Pearson Set)
  7. Innovation and Commercialization
  8. Entrepreneurial Ventures

Level 5 Units:

  1. Research Project (Pearson Set)
  2. Organizational Behavior
  3. Business Strategy
  4. Developing Individuals, teams and Organizations
 

Specialist Units

Management Pathway:

  • Principles of operations Management
  • Understanding and Leading Change
  • Global Business Environment

Marketing Pathway:

  • Marketing Insights and Analytics
  • Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Digital Marketing

Human Resources Management Pathway:

  • Resource and Talent Planning
  • Employee Relations
  • Strategic Human Resource Management

Accounting & Finance Pathway:

  • Financial Reporting
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Management

Pathway:

 

Entry Requirements:

  • A/Levels in any stream or;
  • O/Levels with foundation course; or
  • Mature students with appropriate work experience