Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business and Management)



Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business and Management)

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Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business and Management)

If you want to study a business degree, but don’t have the qualifications to apply, an Access to Higher Education Diploma can help. Dimensions Training Solutions delivers a flexible study programme that’s an alternative to A-Levels.

The course focuses on management techniques in business environments. Find out more about business planning and allocating resources, to prepare you for senior roles. You’ll also study employment law, marketing strategies and HR procedures. Gain a broad understanding of the business world, keeping your options open as you target a new career.

The course will cover units on the study skills needed to succeed on a university course. Get the confidence to hit the ground running, by learning how to carry out independent research and prepare assignments.  

How does my Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business and Management) work?

Course content is easy to understand and you’ll have the guidance of a personal tutor available via email, phone and Skype. You can also discuss your progress and interact with other learners on our online student forum.

How long it takes you to complete your Access course really depends upon how much time you are able to dedicate to your studies. The programmes are designed to give you the flexibility to study at times that are suitable for you, and to fit your studies around your other commitments. The maximum time you have to complete your Diploma is outlined in your Individual Learning Plan (ILP). The minimum time you can complete your Access course is six months.

How will my Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business and Management) be assessed?

Your Access to Higher Education Diploma will be made up of a series of units on key business topics. An assignment at the end of each will be marked by your personal tutor, counting towards learning credits. To achieve your qualification, you’ll need 60 credits, 45 of which will be graded as a Pass, Merit or Distinction, with 15 ungraded.

What happens after my Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business and Management)?

After your course, you can apply to study a business degree at university. You’ll have the opportunity to specialise in areas such as management, HR and international business.

During your studies, you’ll develop transferable skills and commercial awareness which will make you an asset to any company. You could go on to work as a manager in retail, marketing or sales.