Business and Project Management - Fast Track to a Degree
Course Code: TM1FE009
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Fast-track your way to a degree qualification with this 20-week Diploma in Business. Starting in January, the course has been co-created with employers to develop skills in business resources, marketing, business communication and the business environment. Optional units allow you to tailor the programme to your personal career goals and you will also benefit from expert tutors with a wealth of industry experience. Once you successfully complete the course, you can immediately enrol on one of our related degree-level programmes starting in September. This effectively means you will graduate with a UK top 10 Lancaster University degree. Alternatively you can progress into related employment.
You will need at least five GCSEs at grades 9-4 (previously grades A*-C), including English or Maths, or equivalent qualifications.
Teaching and Learning Methods
Teaching and learning takes place in comfortable surroundings, making full use of the latest interactive technology. Our expert tutors will guide you carefully through each topic, with assignments broken down into bite-size chunks to help you achieve them. The programme is well structured and features lots of individual support through assignment workshops and tutors’ ‘open-door’ policy. Educational visits and guest speakers enhance learning by applying the course themes to 'real' organisations.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Read our tuition fees guide.