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Course Code: BUSFT

Level: 3
Subject area: Business, Management & HR
Awarding body: CAVA
Qualification: Access
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: One year
When you'll study: Various days, 9.00am - 5.00pm

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About the course

This Access to Business course aims to develop your skills and self-confidence so you can confidently progress onto your chosen course in higher education. The aim of this course is to give you a chance to develop your study skills, prepare for higher education and seek guidance.

The course will provide a sound understanding of the key concepts and theories you will need to meet during your further studies. You will gain an insight into business studies alongside the development of teamwork and oral skills which will help prepare you for employment.

What you'll learn

This course will cover a range of units which cover all aspects of business and supporting subjects.

Entry requirements

In order to study this course, you will need a minimum of a level 2 in English and a level 1 in maths.


There are no formal exams.

What's next?

This course will provide the skills that you will need to move onto studying business at university-level.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2018/19 (August 2018 – July 2019). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2019/20.


Course Code: BUSFT

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): £40

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: £3000

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 This course is not usually available to this age group. Please contact or phone reception on 01752 305 300 for advice.
19 - 23 C  +  D(Note: If you do not have a level 3 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ C  +  D

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

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