Accounting and Business

HND in Business: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
Course Title
HND in Business: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
Course Code
C003113/1
Mode of Study
HIGHER EDUCATION
Entry Requirements
42 UCAS points from an appropriate level 3 qualification. You will be invited to attend an interview. English Language and maths GCSE at grade D (or grade 4) or above or equivalent (typically FS L2). We welcome applications from international or mature students without the required formal qualifications.
Leads on to
You will be able to progress on to an Honours programme at university or straight in to employment in roles such as Business Entrepreneur, Business Advisor and Business Consultant
Cost
6165
ABOUT THE COURSE
Develop your skills and understanding of Small Business Management with a Higher National Diploma. You’ll learn to identify and formulate plans to solve business-related problems, as well as investigating the effective use of communication and information technology. Through a series of projects and case studies, you’ll learn how you can practically apply your knowledge in the world of work. You’ll also gain an excellent grounding in general business practices. If you have a keen interest in small business management and how it applies to the world of business you can choose to specialise in this subject in your second year. This will equip you with the basic skills in small business management and entrepreneurship that you need to start a career in this fascinating area. In year 1 you may study:
Business and the Business Environment
Marketing Essentials
Human Resource Management
Management and Operations
Management Accounting
Managing a Successful Business Project
Innovation and Commercialisation
Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management In year 2 you may study:
Research Project
Organisational Behaviour
Identifying Entrepreneurial Opportunities
Launching a New Venture
Managing and Running a Small Business
Consumer Behaviour and Insight
Pitching and Negotiation Skills You’ll also develop essential skills such as time management, teamwork and self-motivation, plus an understanding of the sensitivity and openness required to work with diverse groups.