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Adults Part-Time

Pre-Access to Business - Part-Time

Our Pre-Access to Business is designed to provide mature (19+) learners with essential knowledge and skills that will support progression into a full Access to Higher Education course or employment within a range of disciplines related to business management.

  • Course Description

    This course, which will run one day a week, will also give learners the opportunity to enhance their maths and English skills. Learners will also have study skills (e.g. writing skills and spelling skills, critical thinking, research skills etc.) sessions to aid the transition of getting back into education.

    Units could include:

    • Introducing Business Studies
    • Business Communication
    • The Marketing Environment
    • Principles of Team Leading
    • Principles of Marketing Theory
    • Understanding the Legal Context of Business

    Returning to Learning Events

    We know how difficult it can be to even consider getting back into education after a long time away. Maybe you're worried that you don't have the time, can't afford it or that childcare may be a barrier.

    If you can identify with any of the above, come along to our informal 'Return to Learning' event and meet some of our students who returned to learning and find how it's working for them. You'll also have the opportunity to speak to our teaching and student services staff about how our courses can fit around your commitments and lifestyle, and get more information about financial and childcare support.

    If you're interested in coming along, click here to go to our event page and find 'Return to Learning'.

    Fee information

    The full cost of the course is £725.

    You may also be eligible for our unemployment or low wage waivers. Alternatively, if your household income is less than £25,000 per annum, you may be eligible for our financial support scheme which covers the full cost of Pre-Access courses.

  • Entry Requirements

    Whilst this course has no official entry requirements, an interview will be required and learners will be asked to demonstrate an interest to progress within the area.

  • Course Length

    This course will run every Tuesday from 9:00am-3:00pm

  • Progression Opportunities

    What can I do after this course at CWA?

    The College of West Anglia offers many opportunities to continue studying from entry level through to degrees at University Centre West Anglia. Some of the courses available for those who have successfully completed this course include:

    • Access to Higher Education Diploma - Business (King's Lynn)
  • Course Fees
    Age Cost
    19+ £725

    Fee information

    This course will be free for those who are eligible for our financial support scheme. Click here for more information.

    Please note the information on this page was correct at the time of publication but is subject to change due to factors beyond our control.
  • Additional Information

    What qualification will I achieve?

    • NOCN Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Employment and Study in Business and Computing
    • Functional Skills in English and/or Maths (Entry Level, Level 1 or 2)

    How is my course assessed?

    Learners will be assessed with written assignments, group work and by demonstrating an understanding of the unit

Starting 15/09/2020

King's Lynn

Part-Time

Duration 1 year

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