of our students have progressed to a positive destination.
Sunderland College destination data, 16-18 year olds, 2017/18 academic year.
of our students agreed that the teaching on their course is good.
Sunderland College On-programme Survey 2018
Eligible students may be entitled to bursaries and free meals.
|Start Date:||Duration:||Level:||Study mode:||Course location:||Course Type:|
|September||1 Year||TBC||Full-Time||Bede Campus||Full-time Vocational|
What’s it all about?
Do you have a keen interest in finding out about how businesses work and enjoy study that is based on realistic workplace situations? This course will equip you with the practical skills and knowledge of the business environment preparing you for higher e
You will need four GCSEs at grade 4 or above including English or Maths, or a suitable Level 2 qualification or BTEC Level 2 Diploma.
|Study level||Cost||Additional fees|
|19+||please enquire||You will need to provide your own stationery and you will be given the opportunity to take part in trips and visits.|
The course is practical, theoretical and realistic. You’ll be assessed through report writing, presentations, creating newsletters, observed role plays, group activities and time constrained tasks. Four core units will be externally assessed.
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.
Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.
After successfully completing the course you could progress onto higher education within the college or study a degree at university in areas such as Human Resources, Marketing or Finance. You could also progress onto a higher apprenticeship or graduate programmes.
Why choose Sunderland College?
94.7% of our students progressed to further study, university or employment
(*Based on 16-18 year olds desination data 2016/17 academic year)
Our achievement rates are well above the national average.
We have the widest range of courses in the region.
We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.
Financial Managers and Directors
Financial managers and directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate financial information and advise on company financial policy.
7513 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.
5176 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.
1584 people employed as Purchasing Managers and Directors in the current year.
TASS student makes a splash at National Championships
Sunderland College student Pru Hubbard has brought home a bronze medal after competing at the Swim England Artistic Swimming National Championships.
October 7, 2021
Sunderland College welcomes DfE Director General
The Director General for Higher Education and Further Education visited City Campus to discover more about our outstanding learning opportunities
September 27, 2021
College and Everyone Active to offer health and fitness traineeships
Sunderland College has teamed up with Everyone Active to help young people take their first steps towards a career in the fitness and leisure industry
September 22, 2021