Thanet College

Access to Business Studies

Thanet College
In Broadstairs

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Typology A Level
Location Broadstairs
Start Different dates available
  • A Level
  • Broadstairs
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

This is a one year programme with a maximum of 15 hours per week contact time which is spread over 3 days. Classes are normally held in the Minnis building. Students acheiving the qualification have progressed to university where they have taken the following degree subjects. Business. Law. Marketing. Human Resource Management. Busness administrtion. Business Accounting/ Finance. Most students.

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Where and when
Starts Location
Different dates available
Broadstairs
Ramsgate Road, CT10 1PN, Kent, England
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Broadstairs
Ramsgate Road, CT10 1PN, Kent, England
See map

Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

The potential student must pass an Interview and initial assessment, accompanied by satisfactory references. Students are normally 19 years old or over.

What you'll learn on the course

IT Law
Business Law
Business Studies
Business Organisation
Business Environment
Access
Business Accounting
Marketing
Consulting
Finance
Law
University
Resource Management
Accounting and Finance

Course programme


Course Overview
This is a one year programme with a maximum of 15 hours per week contact time which is spread over 3 days. Classes are normally held in the Minnis building. Students acheiving the qualification have progressed to university where they have taken the following degree subjects.

  • Business
  • Law
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Busness administrtion
  • Business Accounting/ Finance


Most students apply to either University of Kent or Canterbury Christ Church University.
However students have been accepted at Southampton, Westminster, East Anglia, Kingston and Essex Universities




Course Structure
Students will study two mandatory modules, Business Studies and Study Skills. Three optional modules (or a combination) from the following must be taken:

  • Information Technology
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Economics
  • Management
  • Law


Throughout the course students are supported by a series of 1-2-1 tutorials.

To achieve the qualification you will need to obtain at least 60 credits (of which a minimum of 45 must be at level 3, which is the highest).

GCSE Maths and/or English are also offered on Wednesday afternoons.

Qualification Aims
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business Studies)

Assessments/Examinations
Assessment is ongoing throughout the course. A range of assessment methods are used including written assignments, worksheets, talks, presentations, 1-2-1 discussions, exams, multiple choice questions and group work.

Cost / Equipment
Tuition is free if it is your first Level 3 course and you are under 25.

There is a registration fee of approximately£100 which goes to the National Open College Network (the awarding body)

Start Date
September 2010

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