Edexcel BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Business (Accounting) (QCF)

Overview

Duration 18 Months

Introduction

Edexcel BTEC Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate. They offer a strong, sector-related emphasis on practical skills development alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding.

The qualifications provide a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in their sector and their national recognition by employers allows direct progression to employment.

As a nested qualification the Level-4 HNC is an embedded component of the HND. The Edexcel BTEC Level 5 HND in Business provides opportunities for learners to apply their knowledge and practical skills in the workplace.

The Edexcel BTEC Higher Nationals in Business have been developed to focus on:

  • providing education and training for a range of careers in business such as management, administration, personnel, marketing, accounting and law
  • providing a general qualification which allows flexibility of study to meet local or specialist needs
  • providing specialist options which meet the needs of the major functions in business and allow specialisation with career progression and professional recognition in mind
  • providing opportunities which underpin some of the knowledge and understanding required for the relevant NVQ level 4 units in Accounting, Management, and Business Administration
  • providing opportunities for learners to focus on the development of higher-level skills in a business context
  • providing opportunities for learners to develop a range of skills and techniques and attributes essential for successful performance in working life
  • providing opportunities for individuals in employment to achieve a nationally recognized level 4 vocationally specific qualification
  • providing opportunities for learners to gain a nationally recognised vocationally specific qualification to enter employment in business or progress to higher education vocational qualifications such as a full-time degree in business or a related area.


Course Aim
 

This qualification aims to meet the needs of the above rationale by :

  • Equipping individuals with knowledge, understanding and skills for success in a range of administrative and management positions in business
  • Providing specialist routes of study which relate to individual professions within the business world in which learners are working or intend to seek employment
  • Enabling progression to an undergraduate degree or further professional qualification in business or a related area
  • Supporting individuals employed or entering employment in the business field
  • Developing the individual's ability in the business field through effective use and combination of the knowledge and skills gained in different parts of the programme
  • Developing a range of skills and techniques, personal qualities and attributes essential for successful performance in working life and thereby enable learners to make an immediate contribution to employment
  • Providing flexibility, knowledge, skills and motivation as a basis for future studies and career development in business.
Cranford College is launching this course in September 2014. In order to make the course viable, we look forward conscripting minimum 10 students.

 

Structure

DISCLAIMER: THIS COURSE STARTS IN MARCH 2014

Entry Requirements

For learners who wish to enter the HNC or HND programme, the entry profile is likely to include the following:

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • BTEC or other related level 3 qualification
  • A minimum of 1 A level, grade A* to C
  • A minimum of 2 GCSE subjects, grades A* to C
  • Equivalent overseas qualification.
  • Mature learners may present a more varied profile of achievement that is likely to include extensive work experience.
  • English language proficiency to equivalent to at least IELTS 4.5
  • Cranford College is launching this course in September 2014. In order to make the course viable, we look forward conscripting minimum 10 students.
Cranford College is launching this course in September 2014. In order to make the course viable, we look forward conscripting minimum 10 students.

Apply And Fee

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Cranford College is launching this course in September 2014. In order to make the course viable, we look forward conscripting minimum 10 students.

Awarding body

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Cranford College is launching this course in September 2014. In order to make the course viable, we look forward conscripting minimum 10 students.