Access to Professions in Business Management

Access courses are equivalent to three A-Levels. The course lasts for one year and on completion students typically go directly to university.

Please note this course is currently subject to validation by the awarding body.


Units on this pathway include:

Business units:
• Business Finance Planning
• Business Ideas and Start-ups
• Business Organisations
• Income Statements and Balance Sheets
• Introduction to Marketing

Management units:
• Business Management Structures
• Effective Meetings
• Management Accounting
• Motivating Staff
• Recruitment and Selection

Law units:
• Contract Law
• Employment Law
• Law of Tort
• Negligence
• Vitiating Factors of a Contract

In addition to the above units, you will also study a number of core skills units which will enable you to develop the academic skills necessary for
studying on the Access to HE course and beyond.


This pathway is designed for progression onto programmes with a focus on Business and related fields including: Management, Marketing, HRM & Financial Management. The College offers a range of foundation degrees and degrees in this area in partnership with the University of Salford.

During your time on the Access course, there will be opportunities to speak to admissions tutors from a variety of universities and you need to arrange to attend open days and taster classes which will help you to research your chosen career route in more depth.


In order to achieve the Diploma you must achieve 60 Level 3 credits in a number of modules. You will be continuously assessed via a range of methods which include producing essays, presentations and timed assessments.


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9:00 - 15:00


Avaliable at: FutureSkills at MediaCityUK


Course: £3,022.00