This course is designed for students wishing to embark on a professional career in business and management. It will help you develop analysis and evaluation skills which can be applied to real-world situations.
Online Bachelors in Middle East 2017. HND Business (Level 5) Pearson BTEC Edexcel, United Kingdom
Program description, things that make the program special
This course is designed for students wishing to embark on a professional career in business and management. It will help you develop analysis and evaluation skills which can be applied to real-world situations. You will develop your knowledge and understanding of the various functional areas of business, including management, marketing, human resources, finance and operations management within a global context. You will also be equipped with the skills required to be successful in business, such as entrepreneurship, digital literacy, collaborative working and communication skills.
HND Business is a widely-recognised and highly-valued business qualification, developing a range of skills that are necessary to pursue a career in business and providing a solid platform for further study in the subject area.
In addition to developing a set of key skills valued by employers, the course includes the key business areas of marketing, human resource management, and finance, as well as the operational and planning associated with business decision making. A distinctive feature of the course is that it provides an international focus.
Within this international context, students develop their abilities as business practitioners through a range of work-related learning and assessment opportunities.
Successful students have the opportunity to distinguish themselves in the labour market, by offering potential employers a highly relevant skill set and contemporary knowledge base.
Students wishing to pursue further study, will be able to access either the BA Business Management Teaching and learning activities are designed to develop student's knowledge, understanding and skills for success in a variety of administrative and management positions in business. The lessons are practical and interactive, focusing on how business theory applies in the contemporary workplace.
A continuous assessment process by assignment is used, typically two per module. The type of assignment will vary - to include a mix of formal report, group or individual presentations, display, or timed test. However there will be no closed book examinations.
Outcome for graduates
This course is designed to provide for the needs of a wide range of individuals who wish to gain academic knowledge and understanding of how business works and to evaluate the application of business principles.
In addition, the international curriculum allows students to:
Develop an analytical and systemic mind-set towards problem-solving, decision-making and strategic leadership
Demonstrate their ability to lead and manage in the respective business disciplines through the completion of a workplace-based assignment post completion of each module
Identify and analyse challenges of growth and international expansion within their organisations and compile a business addressing all relevant fields of management and leadership required for sustainable growth
Develop a sense of cultural sensitivity and enhance the ability to manage diverse work teams and harness a higher-order performance through cultivating synergies and teamwork.
Another key outcome of the program is that upon successful completion of the BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma program (HND), the learner achieves 240 QCF credits. This enables the learner to have direct entry to the final year Bachelors Degree in many reputed Universities in UK. There are more than 200 Universities worldwide which accepts the HND 240 credits either to the final year or to the third year of Bachelors program. Such a pathway program not only provides the learner with a cost effective way to complete their Bachelors Degree, but also gives their profile and added boost with a Globally recognized Dual Qualifications.
Entry requirements (language, previous degree or training, etc.)
The standard entry requirements are as follows:
An A Level pass/High School completion certificate or equivalent
Applicants whose educational qualifications do not meet the standard entry requirements but have at least 2 years full-time work experience will be considered on an individual basis.
Length of program
18 - 24 months
USD 5500 Payable in 6 installments over the period of 18 Months.
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With an expansive presence in Middle East, India and Africa, Westford School of Management (WSoM) is an educational institution established with an aim to provide highly reputed and advanced UK and European based qualifications and management training to the aspiring communities living across the world. The Online Live Interactive sessions truly make these programs “without boundaries”. A Learn anywhere, anytime concept! Our qualifications are accredited by the renowned accredited academic awarding bodies, colleges and universities from the UK. We offer internationally recognized undergraduate and post graduate programs that will enable our students to outshine and excel in their preferred arenas and augment their pursuit for excellence in their chosen career or higher education.
Westford School of Management draws upon the best global practices in online learning and pedagogy; the result is an interactive, dynamic brand of graduate education ably suited for regular students and working professionals.
Westford School of Management optimally utilizes sophisticated technology and the power of Internet to give you an invaluable learning as well as global networking experience. The learners, upon completion of their qualification will receive a regular academic degree irrespective of the learning mode opted. Westford enjoys an extensive alumni network ranging from Middle Eastern countries like UAE, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Turkey, Egypt to name a few and Far Eastern countries like Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia etc. Westford also have a sizable population of students from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, China and Afghanistan who have successfully completed their study with us. Our distance learning pedagogy helps the students from Europe, UK and USA to attain a globally accredited Post Graduate or Graduate certificate from the comfort of their home or office at fraction of a cost.
Westford School of Management envisages being among the best choice for the management career aspirants by providing the most updated, relevant and high quality education blended with skills development to the aspiring students seeking opportunities in global organizations and thus bridging the gap between education and employment.
Westford School of Management aims to mould and transform the aspiring generation of people having diversified backgrounds to effective leaders and managers of tomorrow with a sense of social, corporate and ethical responsibilities by providing superior management education and training , thus to equip them to become capable of handling challenging tasks.
About the University (history, modern improvements, school mission, awards/accreditations)
Edexcel is an awarding body from UK approved by the UK government academic regulatory bodies and the qualification issued by them falls under QCF (qualification credit framework) and it is internationally recognized.
Edexcel was formed in 1996 by the merger of the Business & Technology Education Council (BTEC), the country’s leading provider of vocational qualifications, and the University of London Examinations & Assessment Council (ULEAC), one of the major exam boards for GCSEs and A levels. The history of these separate bodies can be traced back to 1836 when a royal charter gave the University of London limited functions of conducting exams and conferring degrees. The University introduced school exams in 1905.
Edexcel is part of Pearson, the world’s largest education business and the owner of the FT and Penguin. Edexcel is the UK’s largest awarding body offering academic and vocational qualifications and testing to schools, colleges, employers and other places of learning in the UK and internationally.