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Fd Business Management – Part Time – Level 5

Level 5
2 Years
Higher Education
The Open University
Middlehaven (Main Building)
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Course overview

You will develop a broad understanding of business activity and focus on the influence of management and HR management in contemporary organisations as they learn to survive and thrive in a competitive and ever-challenging environment. The key business functions of Finance and Marketing will also be examined. You will investigate local and national employers to build up case study knowledge, through which you will apply your knowledge using a practical lens. Finally, you will start to map out your own strengths, providing you a platform to develop your future career and academic plans, as you start to showcase your skills to potential employers.

You will also be eligible to claim dual accreditation for a Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 5 certificate by the end of the course.

This programme is IoT (Institute of Technology) recognised, guaranteeing you outstanding technical training.

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Explore Business

Business students will be based within the main College campus, accessing our specialist classrooms to prepare for a career in an office based environment, completing a portfolio of work and gaining experience for progression into a range of business roles such as management, human resources, finance and marketing.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need to achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive support service and bursary scheme to help you through your studies. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone's throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.