Business and Marketing Level 5/6
Campus Sighthill Campus
Qualification SCQF Level 6
Study mode Full time
Duration 41 weeks
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This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills across a range of disciplines to provide a sound basis for success in a business.
You will be encouraged to foster innovation and creativity, developing marketing and social media skills to adapt to changes in the business environment You will develop the knowledge, skills and creative thinking required to start and promote a business.
With introductory marketing subjects such as Advertising and Branding, plus business subjects including Developing a Business Idea and Finance and e-Business, this course offers a wide knowledge of the marketing industry and the wider business landscape.
What you will learn
- Business Introduction
- Behavioural Skills
Meta Skills Developed:
- Critical thinking
- No placement required
How the course is assessed
Each subject will have different evidence requirements and approaches to assessment.
Some examples are provided below on the methods of assessments
- Open Book
- Exam – Closed book controlled
- Project-based assessments
Number of days per week
- 3 days per week
- A minimum of three relevant National 4s (must include English and Maths/Numeracy) OR;
- Any relevant National Qualifications Group Award at SCQF level 4 or 5 (including Comms/Numeracy)
Relevant subjects could include - English, Business, Economics, Marketing, Modern Studies, Science subjects
Candidates will be considered on an individual basis
English Proficiency RequirementsMinimum IELTS 5.5
Progression and Articulation Routes
- HNC Business
- HNC Marketing
- Start up own business
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