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Access to HE: Business

Take the first step towards your career in business by gaining the relevant academic subject knowledge required for higher education study. This course is suitable for anyone over the age of 18 who wishes to develop their skills and progress into a higher education program.

The course is well-established and widely accepted by universities, providing you with UCAS tariff points that are equivalent to three A Levels.

While the course is only 12 hours per week, be prepared to study hard outside of college to achieve your goals. The good news is that you can do this at your own pace and in your own time, making it flexible to your lifestyle.

You will have a wide range of units to choose from, allowing you to tailor your studies to your interests and career goals. The mandatory units provide you with a solid understanding of themes relevant to business management and law, while the other units enable you to develop specialist knowledge and skills in areas such as marketing, human resources, and accounting.

Subjects/Topics Covered

The Access to HE Diploma: Business covers a range of subjects and topics that are relevant to higher education studies in business and management. These may include:

  • Business law
  • Marketing principles
  • Human resource management
  • Business planning
  • Operations management
  • Business ethics
  • Entrepreneurship

Assessment Method

The Access to HE Diploma is designed to reflect the rigor and demands of undergraduate study. It includes a range of assessment methods such as essays, reports, exams, presentations, and portfolios. The assessments will be spread throughout the year, and you will receive regular feedback to help you progress and develop your skills.

Progression Opportunities

This course will help you progress onto a variety of degree courses within business pathways, including University Centre Weston’s:

  • Business Management and Sustainability BA (Hons)
    • Project Management Degree Apprenticeship

Plus, degrees in universities across the country, including;

  • Business
  • Management
  • Human Resources
  • Sustainability
  • International Business
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Real Estate
  • Financial Management
  • Law
  • Accounting.

Additional Support

At Weston College, we're passionate about helping our adult learners prepare for a bright future.

We understand that whether you're looking to boost your career prospects, learn new skills or even switch careers entirely, it can be a daunting process. That's why our friendly and highly qualified careers advisors are here to guide you every step of the way.

Our dedicated team of experts is on hand to provide you with tailored advice and support to help you make the right decisions about your future career and course choices. Whether you need help developing your employability skills, exploring your options or deciding which course to take, we're here to help you achieve your goals. We also offer a free Career Coach programme, which provides a detailed careers assessment to help you discover your strengths and interests. You can then discuss your results with one of our advisors, who can point you in the right direction and recommend courses that will help you achieve your career aspirations.

Plus, as a Microsoft College, all of our students and apprentices get FREE access to LinkedIn Learning. This is an amazing online platform that offers expert-led courses to help you develop your business, technology-related, and creative skills.

At Weston College, we're dedicated to helping you achieve success in your career, whatever your goals may be. So why not take that first step today and join our adult community of learners? We can't wait to help you unlock your full potential!

Financing Your Course

At Weston College, we believe that learning should be accessible to everyone. That's why we offer a range of adult courses that could be free or significantly discounted. Apply online today and our friendly team will be in touch to see how we can ensure you can enrol and get the best price for your course. Don't let finances hold you back from pursuing your passion and advancing your career. Apply now and let us help you achieve your goals.

Entry Requirements

It is expected that applicants should have a GCSE grade 4/C in English. GCSE grade 4/C in maths is desirable but can be studied alongside Access if not already achieved. For both English and maths, Level 2 equivalents will be considered, but applicants must check that this will be accepted by their chosen university prior to starting on the Access course.


iAn interview is required for this course.

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