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BTEC Higher National Diplomas (HND) provides programme of specialist vocational learning at Level 5, reflecting the needs of professional organisations. The qualification places a strong emphasis on developing practical, specialist knowledge and understanding. It is recognised internationally by employers and institutes of higher learning.
The Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) code is known as a Qualification Number (QN). Each unit within a qualification will also have a QCF unit code. The QCF qualification and unit codes will appear on learners’ final certification documentation.
The QN for the qualifications in this publication is: 500/8239/5 BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Business (QCF)
- Equip individuals with knowledge, understanding and skills for success in a range of administrative and management positions in business
- Provide specialist routes of study which relate to individual professions within the business world in which learners are working or intend to seek employment
- Enable progression to an undergraduate degree or further professional qualification in business or a related area
- Support individuals employed or entering employment in the business field
- Develop the individual’s ability in the business field through effective use and combination of the knowledge and skills gained in different parts of the programme
– Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business
– Business Decision Making
– Business Environment
– Business Strategy
– Managing Financial Resources and Decisions
– Marketing Principles
– Organisations and Behaviour
– Research Project
Optional Units (4 units must be completed)
– Administrative Services
– Business Events Management
– Operations Management in Business
– Project Management for Business
– Small Business Enterprise
– Advertising and Promotion in Business
– Employee Relations
– Human Resource Management
– Human Resources Development
– Managing Human Resources
– Marketing Intelligence
– Marketing Planning
– Sales Planning and Operations
Specialist Units (4 units must be completed)
– Managing Business Activities to Achieve Results
– Managing Communications, Knowledge and Information
– Personal and Professional Development
– Working with and Leading People
Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Business (Management) (QCF) will be awarded if the student completes 8 Mandatory Units, 4 Optional Units and 4 Specialist Units.