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    of adult learners agree teaching on their course is good

    (On-programme survey 2018, students aged 19plus)

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Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
18/09/202024 Weeks2Part-Time - DayWashington CampusSkills & Qualifications
22/01/202120 Weeks2Part-Time - DayWashington CampusSkills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This course provides a basic introduction to business and management for anyone with aspirations of developing their leadership skills. This qualification is designed for team leaders, to support the development of their skills in leading a team, making sure that the team’s work achieves organisational objectives, and contributes to planning, problem solving and decision-making.

No formal qualifications required, though an appropriate level of English and Maths is recommended.

Study levelCost
19+please enquire

Learners will tend to work in a collaborative manner in a classroom setting. Work will cover both theoretical and practical aspects of business and management.

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

Your Curriculum Team

Timothy Field

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What’s next?

Learners will tend to work in a collaborative manner in a classroom setting. Work will cover both theoretical and practical aspects of business and management.

Learners will complete three separate units which are assessed by means of course work, such business reports and other assignment tasks.

Careers

Financial managers and directors

Financial managers and directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate financial information and advise on company financial policy.

Medium Salary

£ 58260

7416 people employed as Financial managers and directors in the current year.

Marketing and sales directors

Marketing and sales directors plan, organise and direct market research and formulate and implement an organisation’s marketing and sales policies.

Medium Salary

£ 64209

4264 people employed as Marketing and sales directors in the current year.

Purchasing managers and directors

Purchasing managers and directors (not retail) plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the purchasing functions of industrial, commercial, government organisations and public agencies to ensure cost-effectiveness.

Medium Salary

£ 47631

1411 people employed as Purchasing managers and directors in the current year.

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.