Business HND

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
2 Years
Location
Waterside
Start Date
September

Overview Updated 28/11/2018

This course gives you a practical grounding in a range of business disciplines such as accounting, human resource management, operations management and marketing. Assignments and activities undertaken are designed to simulate real business situations so that you can prepare for your future career and put your learning into practice.

Course

Highlights

  • Focused preparation on the work of functional areas of business.
  • Chance to progress onto a top-up honours degree.

HP Laptop and software included with this course.

Additional

Information

Further information

For further information, why not come to our next Open Day? Or contact our enquires team study@northampton.ac.uk.

Course Details

This two year course is a nationally recognised qualification in the UK, offering a broad-based and practical set of business modules.

The HND is a traditional taught programme of six modules per stage over two years. The course focuses on the development and assessment of practical skills relevant to a wide range of business careers.

Read more

Open Days

See for yourself

Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying at The University of Northampton.

To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

Careers

Career Opportunities

The knowledge and experience that you gain from studying the Business HND you could lead you to build a career in one of the following areas: marketing, sales, administration, e-commerce, accounting, human resource management.

Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

Home / EU: 0300 303 2772

International: +44 (0)1604 894503

Entry Requirements

Standard entry requirements apply. A typical offer would be DEE at A Level or MPP at BTEC. In addition you must complete a written essay.

English Language Requirements

All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

  • IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands
    for study at undergraduate level.

For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

Course Content

  • Accounting and Finance (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ACC1006
    Core Module Y
  • Enterprise and Opportunity (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: MKT1003
    Core Module Y
  • Managing People (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: HRM1004
    Core Module Y
  • Foundations of Marketing (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: MKT1001
    Core Module Y
  • Business Environment (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: BUS1001
    Core Module Y
  • Reflections on Work (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: HRM1017
    Core Module N
  • Information Management (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: BUS1010
    Core Module N

Course Stats

Facilities &

Special Features

  • focused preparation on the work of functional areas of business
  • designed to build on BTEC National Level 3
  • chance to progress onto a top-up honours degree

Research

at the University of Northampton

We are committed to delivering outstanding research that makes a difference to society. Our Research Institutes and Centres work closely with external partner organisations, locally, nationally and internationally. We produce internationally renowned and relevant research and disseminate knowledge on an international scale.

Visit our Research Hub page for more information.

Business and Enterprise

Opportunities Available

We are committed to supporting and encouraging business growth and we are involved in a variety of initiatives which seek to benefit the wider community as well as students and staff of the University.

Discover what businesses we work with and what opportunities may be available to you on our Business and Enterprise pages.

Changing Futures Week

Industry trips and tricks

Changing Futures is a five-day, University wide showcase of activities and industry speakers to help students explore skills and activities to develop their academic and personal lives.

Fees & Funding

19/20 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £9,250
Part Time: £1,400 per 20 credit module

18/19 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £9,250
Part Time: £1,350 per 20 credit module

19/20 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

International: £12,500

18/19 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

International: £12,000

Scholarships

EU and International Scholarships

TD Lewis Scholarship

The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

The Chancellor's Fund

The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

Wilson Endowment Scholarship

The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

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Updated 28/11/2018

  • This course gives you a practical grounding in a range of business disciplines such as accounting, human resource management, operations management and marketing. Assignments and activities undertaken are designed to simulate real business situations so that you can prepare for your future career and put your learning into practice.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Focused preparation on the work of functional areas of business.
    • Chance to progress onto a top-up honours degree.

    HP Laptop and software included with this course.

  • This two year course is a nationally recognised qualification in the UK, offering a broad-based and practical set of business modules.

    The HND is a traditional taught programme of six modules per stage over two years. The course focuses on the development and assessment of practical skills relevant to a wide range of business careers.

    Read more

    Additional

    Information

    Further information

    For further information, why not come to our next Open Day? Or contact our enquires team study@northampton.ac.uk.

    • See for yourself

      Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

      Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying at The University of Northampton.

      To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

    • Career Opportunities

      The knowledge and experience that you gain from studying the Business HND you could lead you to build a career in one of the following areas: marketing, sales, administration, e-commerce, accounting, human resource management.

  • Standard entry requirements apply. A typical offer would be DEE at A Level or MPP at BTEC. In addition you must complete a written essay.

    English Language Requirements

    All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

    • IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands
      for study at undergraduate level.

    For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

    • Accounting and Finance (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ACC1006
      Core Module Y
    • Enterprise and Opportunity (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: MKT1003
      Core Module Y
    • Managing People (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: HRM1004
      Core Module Y
    • Foundations of Marketing (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: MKT1001
      Core Module Y
    • Business Environment (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: BUS1001
      Core Module Y
    • Reflections on Work (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: HRM1017
      Core Module N
    • Information Management (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: BUS1010
      Core Module N
    • at the University of Northampton

      We are committed to delivering outstanding research that makes a difference to society. Our Research Institutes and Centres work closely with external partner organisations, locally, nationally and internationally. We produce internationally renowned and relevant research and disseminate knowledge on an international scale.

      Visit our Research Hub page for more information.

    • Opportunities Available

      We are committed to supporting and encouraging business growth and we are involved in a variety of initiatives which seek to benefit the wider community as well as students and staff of the University.

      Discover what businesses we work with and what opportunities may be available to you on our Business and Enterprise pages.

    • Industry trips and tricks

      Changing Futures is a five-day, University wide showcase of activities and industry speakers to help students explore skills and activities to develop their academic and personal lives.

  • 19/20 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £9,250
    Part Time: £1,400 per 20 credit module

    18/19 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £9,250
    Part Time: £1,350 per 20 credit module

    19/20 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    International: £12,500

    18/19 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    International: £12,000

    Scholarships

    EU and International Scholarships

    TD Lewis Scholarship

    The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

    The Chancellor's Fund

    The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

    Wilson Endowment Scholarship

    The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

*Course data provided by Unistats

Is this course
for you?

Apply Now

Waterside

Our brand new £330 million campus.

Now Open

Discover the campus

360° Tour