Awarded by: Ulster University
Give yourself a head start in today’s competitive world of business with our inspiring and practical degrees. We take theory off the page and into the real world, placing you at centre of the action in your sector. You’ll acquire important hands-on experience and will be enthused by some influential industry minds.
The HNC and HND qualifications in Business at City College use the BTEC mode of study and assessment and offer a choice of a general Business strand at Level 4 and one general and five specialist pathways at Level 5.
Students take a total of 15 units (240 credits) to gain their diploma after which they can pursue a final year of university study. They can gain their Bachelor’s degree in Business Studies from City College in association with Ulster University (if meeting admission requirements).
During the first two years of a BTEC programme students will be taught in a variety of ways, including lectures, work placements, projects, simulations, role-plays, practical sessions, workshops and lectures by guest speakers from industry and academia.
The final year at City College consists of a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Studies from Ulster University*, after which you can pursue your Master’s degree.
*Ulster University is one of the largest and top-ranked Business schools in the UK.