Are you are looking for a career in management? Do you want to understand the senior management team. Do you want to start you own business but need more knowledge about business?
Do you watch The Apprentice (BBC TV) and think you could do better than the candidates?
This is the course for you.
You will learn the skills required to be an effective manager and gain knowledge about business finance and economics. Practical skills will be developed, such as presentations, team working, report writing.
Our student population is also very diverse, covering a range of nationalities, ages, cultures, levels of experience, and prior knowledge. You will therefore have the chance to work with staff and students of many different backgrounds.
This 2 year course will enlighten you, and may help you decide on a career direction.
HND full time course: 2 Years BUSBUSUHCan be offered part time
This course includes the following core modules that all students complete:
Programmes within Lincoln International Business School are made up of a number of modules. Each module carries credits which contributes to your final degree. Modules are either 15, 30 or 60 credits. Usually students study 60 credits per semester, typically this comprises four taught modules in each semester
Data Analytics – 15 Core
Introduction to Business Finance – 15 Core
Employability and Careers – 15 Core
Organisational Behaviour – 15 Core
Principles of Macro Economics – 15 Core
Principles of Marketing – 15 Core
The Business Professional – 15 Core
Work and Organisations – 15 Core
Budgeting for Business – 15 Core
Human Resource Management – 15 Core
Research Project – 30 Core
Operations Management – 15 Core
Strategic Marketing Planning – 15 Core
Innovation, Creativity and Change – 15 Core
Principles of Project Management – 15 Core
The primary way of delivering this course is on campus
On campus teaching includes a combination of lectures, small group seminars, workshops, guest lectures and one to one discussions with your tutor.
Lectures are formal information sessions which usually last 60 minutes. These are designed to introduce key topics and give guidance around your reading.
Seminars are more informal sessions which take place in smaller seminar rooms. Seminars on average will have 18-22 students in the class and these sessions are approximately 60 minutes in length.
Students will receive 2 hours per module, 4 modules per week throughout this course. Additional one-to-one meetings with tutors will provide further support.
Further support is available from the Students Support Team.
We are committed to creating educational opportunities for people from a variety of backgrounds and situations. If you have been out of formal education for some time, and/or you do not have the qualifications stated, we might still be able to consider your application and offer you a range of support. We are here to help. Please get in touch to find out more.
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
If you wish to continue studying beyond this course, it will provide you with a strong academic basis to do so. Progression from the HND Business and Management is normally on to BA (Hons) Business Management. Progression is based on the achievement of the minimum threshold standard; this will vary between programmes and students should talk to their programme leader about progression options during the year.
This course provides a range of skills relevant across a variety of different management areas. People who have completed this course have gone on to work in areas including Operations, Project Management and Human Resources Management. Alumni work in variety a of situation including hotels, logistics, insurance, recruitment, manufacturing and retail.
Further study options are available at Doncaster University Centre via CIPD, MSc HRM and MA Management.