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BTEC HND in Business

BTEC HND in Business

EDEXCEL – BTEC HNC/HND in Business (Accounting Pathway)

The Edexcel BTEC Higher Nationals in Business have been developed with career progression and recognition by professional bodies in mind.

This programme supports individuals employed or entering employment in business related areas and equips them with knowledge, understanding and skills for success in a range of administrative and management positions in business and accounting.

On completion of the BTEC Level 5 HND you can progress to a 1 year top-up for a full Honours Degree with any UK University.

When can I commence study?

  • Anytime in the year

How is the course assessed?

  • By assignments only (no examinations)

What does the course cover?

Unit Mandatory Core Units Credits

  1. Business Environment 15
  2. Managing Financial Resources and Decisions 15
  3. Organisations and Behaviour 15
  4.  Marketing Principles 15
  5. Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business 15
  6. Business Decision Making 15
  7. Business Strategy 15
  8. Research Project 20

Unit Accounting Pathway Credits

  1. Management Accounting: Costing and Budgeting 15
  2. Financial Accounting and Reporting 15
  3. Financial Systems and Auditing 15
  4. Taxation 15

Unit General Options Credits

  • 26 Business Law 15
  • 32 Quality Management in Business 15
  • 45 Business Ethics 15
  • 47 Employability Skills 15

To successfully achieve the BTEC HND in Business you must achieve a minimum credit value of 240 credits.

Mandatory core unit credit: 125 credits + Specialist unit credit: 115 credits

What are the entry requirements?

  • An A-Level pass in a relevant subject with appropriate supporting passes at GCSE
  • Access to Higher Education Certificate awarded by an approved Further Education institution
  • Appropriate work experience.

Other qualifications acceptable to Andy Davidson College. Please contact the main office for more detailed information.

What is the course duration?

  • 18 Months


Full-Time, Part-Time, Evenings, Weekends and Day Release (subject to demand)