The course is designed for practicing or aspiring managers and technical specialists with managerial responsibility. The course develops the skills needed to enable individuals to manage effectively within the workplace and thus further develop their managerial and leadership skills.
UCAS Course Code: N202
Students will be required to attend 2 late afternoon/early evenings per week.
Subject areas include: Digital Skills, Finance, Marketing and Human Resource Management.
The course is made up of two semesters per academic year and assessment methods include: assignments, presentations, group work projects and a work-place project.
The requirements for applicants progressing from full-time education are 40 UCAS points/NVQ3 or equivalent level 3 qualification. Some applicants come through the experiential route (relevant work or life experience). We have a long and successful record of supporting mature students, many of whom left formal education some time ago.
On award of the FdA participants can apply for progression onto the BA (Hons) Business Management at UCNL.
A variety of assessment methods are used, including:
• The production of business reports
• Individual & group presentations
• Reflective commentaries
• Time constrained assessments
Your Tuition fees cover the majority of costs associated with your programme (including registration, tuition and assessment).
There may be some extra costs that you might need to make or choose to pay.
Books (you will have access to books from your module reading lists in the HE library, but you may want to buy your own copies).
Printing and photocopying.
If your programme includes a work placement, you may be required to pay for a Basic or Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.