Course Details

This is an exciting course that will equip our students for business related disciplines at university. You will be able to develop your knowledge and skills across a broad spectrum of topics ranging from law, marketing, finance, economics and business. It will also enable you to gain increased self confidence in your ability to learn and develop academic skills such as essay writing, note-taking and research. Access to HE courses are intended for mature students who have been out of education for some time. This generally means that students should be at least 19 when they start the course. Universities and colleges expect Access to HE applicants to have acquired a certain amount of life experience before they start an Access to HE course, so applicants who have only recently left school may be advised to follow a different route into higher education. Different funding arrangements apply according to the age of the student.

Entry Requirements

GCSE Maths and English at Grade C or above Strong desire to study Commitment to study full time for a year Knowledge of course required at university Good organization, enthusiasm and motivation

Career options

This programme will enable you pursue a business related degree at University or continue onto the HNC/HND in business at Chichester College.

Access to Higher Education: Business Studies

Five highlights

  • 1 Learn from tutors with a wealth of practical experience.
  • 2 Personalized learning due to small and intimate classroom sizes.
  • 3 Tracking of progress to ensure you are motivated and enjoying the course
  • 4 Access to our tutors outside of classroom hours.
  • 5 Focus sessions and comprehensive learning activities.

Key Points

  • Chichester Campus
  • 08.09.2020
  • Access to Higher Education


Your course will cost

We don't currently have information on the fees for your course. Please contact us for more information.
Are you under 19 on the 31st August this year?
Are you in receipt of JSA or ESA Work Related Activity Group, or are you in receipt of a State Benefit and currently unemployed and seeking employment?
Are you getting a SFE loan for this course?
Course code Location Course length Start date
BUS676CF1A Chichester Campus 1 Year 08.09.2020

What you need to know

What will I study?

You will study a range of units selected from subject areas including business, economics, marketing and management. Topics include: Introduction to Business Communication Introduction to Business Environment Introduction to Economics Introduction to Marketing Introduction to Business Law Introduction to Accounting Introduction to Finance Financial Performance Human Resources Introduction to Psychology Essay Skills Research Methods Academic Study Skills Planning a Research Project (Extended Independent Academic Study)

How will I be taught?

In the classroom with regular homework and self-study requirements.

How will I be assessed?

Through a mixture of coursework, assignments and examinations.

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