Higher National Diploma In Business

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    About the Higher National Diploma in Business

    Program Highlights

    The Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business is designed to prepare students to be professionals and self-reflective individuals capable of meeting the needs of employers in the business sector and adapting to a constantly changing environment.

    The qualifications are intended to increase access to higher education and improve the job prospects of those who pursue them. The Pearson Higher National Diploma aims to provide learners with the business skills, information, and understanding required to excel in today’s global business environment.

    It aims to provide education and training for a variety of business occupations, as well as a greater awareness of international business operations and the possibilities and challenges given by a globalized marketplace.

    It allows students to enter or advance in work, business, or gain higher education credentials.
    Depending on their area of interest, students can choose from three specialization pathways available with the HND in Business.

    • Management Pathway.
    • Financial Reporting
    • Marketing

    The programme is meant to explore the creative capacity of learners through a focused curriculum that prepares them for future degree-level studies and/or industry work. The curriculum promotes experiential learning through group projects, practical assignments, and class partnerships to better mirror the real-world workplace.

    We replicate scenarios and increase engagement through a combination of study and practical training. This ensures that learners are always learning and honing their skills.

     

    Who is the Qualification For?

    The Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications in Business are intended for students who desire to further their education via hands-on experience. Higher Nationals offer a broad study of the business sector and are intended for students who want to pursue or develop their profession in business.

    Course Structure

    The HND in Business is delivered across 15 modules, out of which 12 are core modules and 3 are specialization modules.

    Core Modules

    Module List
    Credits
    Business and the Business Environment
    15
    Marketing Process and Planning
    15
    Leadership and Management
    15
    Accounting Principles
    15
    Managing a Successful Business Project
    15
    Sales Management
    15
    Organizational Behavior
    15
    Innovation and Commercialization
    15
    Entrepreneurial Ventures
    15
    Human Resource Management
    15
    Business Strategy
    15
    Research Project
    30

    Specialization Modules

    Based on the chosen specialization in addition to the above-mentioned core modules, learners are to complete additional three modules as listed below:

    Management Pathway

    Module List
    Credits
    Principles of Operation Management
    15
    Understanding and Leading Change
    15
    Global Business Environment
    15

    Financial Reporting

    Module List
    Credits
    Financial Reporting
    15
    Management Accounting
    15
    Financial Management
    15

    Marketing

    Module List
    Credits
    Digital Marketing
    15
    Integrated Marketing Communication
    15
    Marketing Insights and Analytics
    15
    Upon completion of the program, Learners will receive 240 credits and the HND in Business from Pearson equivalent to the first two years of an undergraduate course, enabling them to meet admissions requirements to many business-related courses.

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      Progression Route

      With the HND in Business, students are eligible to enroll directly in the third year of their bachelors program, they can choose from –

      BSc (Hons) in Business with International Business

      Awarded by: Liverpool John Moores University, UK.

      BSc (Hons) in Business with Finance

      Awarded by: Liverpool John Moores University, UK.

      BSc (Hons) in Business with Digital Marketing

      Awarded by: Liverpool John Moores University, UK.

      BSc (Hons) in Business Management

      Awarded by: Canterbury Christ Church University, UK.

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      About Pearson

      Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications are widely recognised by industry and higher education as the principal vocational qualification at Levels 4 and 5. When redeveloping the Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications in Computing, we collaborated with a wide range of students, employers, higher education providers, colleges, and subject experts to ensure that the new qualifications meet their needs and expectations. We also worked closely with the relevant professional bodies, to ensure alignment with recognised professional standards.

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      Student Testimonials

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      Amal Aboobacker

      HND Fashion Student

      5/5
       Westford University College has an excellent learning environment. This university understands my objectives and works with me to develop
      Amal Aboobacker
       Westford University College has an excellent learning environment. This university understands my objectives and works with me to develop my skills and knowledge so that I can better prepare for the future. Faculty and students have been incredibly helpful, encouraging, and supportive. Westford provides a wide selection of online and offline activities allowing students to partake in while following all safety precautions. Westford has a great culture that encourages me to succeed.
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      Yuha Hamid

      HND Fashion Student

      5/5
      Westford has opened many doors and opportunities for its students, from fashion shows and countless events that have helped
      Yuha Hamid
      Westford has opened many doors and opportunities for its students, from fashion shows and countless events that have helped to give its students more experience in the various sectors into which they may have ventured. With its flexible fees and diverse course offerings, Westford has been the backbone for several students. Furthermore, their affiliation with international awarding bodies has elevated its brand persona. Do you want to advance your career? Join the Westford team as they assist you in achieving your goals.
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      Arwa Mufaddal Piplodwala

      HND Fashion Student

      5/5
      The journey at Westford University College has been an amazing ride, and hand on heart the past 8 months
      Arwa Mufaddal Piplodwala
      The journey at Westford University College has been an amazing ride, and hand on heart the past 8 months have been the best till date. I have gathered so much knowledge about the field of fashion and discovered my own skills and abilities, which has really helped me set my career goals in this industry. The mix of academics and extracurricular activities is splendid, and the faculties and administrators are very supportive. It is a pleasure to be a part of Westford.
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      Shelumini Fernando

      HND Fashion Student

      5/5
      Choosing to enroll as an HND fashion design student at Westford University has been one of the best decisions
      Shelumini Fernando
      Choosing to enroll as an HND fashion design student at Westford University has been one of the best decisions I have made. Within the four months of my time here at Westford, I have gained an immense amount of knowledge about the fashion world. The fashion show opportunities were a key highlight for me, working alongside my peers and lecturers preparing and performing our best to showcase our talents. With eagerness to gain more knowledge from the awaited modules and the anticipation for future events to participate, I am eager to give my all to this home away from home.

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