Course Overview

An Access to HE Diploma in Business is for you if you want to start a career in the Business sector.

You may study some of the following subjects:
– Marketing
– Human Resources and Managing People
– Leadership
– Maths
– Economics
– Law

This course will be supported with full academic, study skills and UCAS support, so you will be fully prepared for academic progression.

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Who is this course aimed at?

The highly successful Access to H.E course offered at JLC gives mature students (19+) the opportunity to study part time, term time only and with some flexible study hours towards a career change into the Business and Law Industry.An Access to HE Diploma in Business is for you if you want to start a career in the Business sector. You may study some of the following subjects: - Marketing - Human Resources and Managing People - Leadership - Maths - Economics - Law

What will you learn?

Ungraded Units Include:
  • Higher Education Study Skills
  • Ethics in Business
  • Introduction to Critical Thinking
Graded Units include: 
  • Law: English Legal System
  • Applied Law
  • Law: Contract Law
  • Business Context: Human Resources
  • Business Context: Organisational Structures
  • Business Accounting
  • Business Functions: Marketing
  • People in Organisations
  • Business: Individual Research Project
  • Business and Marketing Research Techniques
 

What skills will you develop?

Skills students will develop on this course include:

  •  Comparison 
  • (Digital) Literacy 
  • Research 
  • Oracy 
  • Confidence 
  • Collaboration 
  • Effort 
  • Collaboration 
  • Time management 
  • Meeting Deadlines 

Progression Routes

There are a variety of different progression routes you can follow with this course. This can include different pathways to achieve numerous careers through Higher Education, Apprenticeships or directly into Employment. Here are some progression routes:

  • Business
  • Law
  • Entrepreneur
  • Solicitor

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Course Leader:
David Gillman

Course Length:
One Year

Entry Requirements:
19+

How is the course assessed:
Coursework only.