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30 Holborn, Buchanan House EC1N 2LX London, United Kingdom

Business Foundation (Advanced Diploma) Course Structure

This intensive programme is delivered through lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials. You will acquire the study skills and theoretical knowledge required to study at undergraduate level, helping you to become an independent learner.

The modules are outlined below:

Researching, Recording and Responding
Preparation and Progression
Introduction to Marketing
Business Accounting
Business Project Management
Business and the Economic Environment
Final Project

Through a choice of two start dates, you gain the flexibility to begin your journey to success in September or January.

This Foundation Programme has been specially adapted from the broader Foundation in Contemporary Contexts Programme to deliver greater industry focus, this programme is in partnership with London College of Contemporary Arts (LCCA) and accredited by Edexcel.

Assessment methods

This course gives you critical practice in the core assessment methods and formats used during undergraduate study. These include:

  • Essay: demonstrate your research, analytical, evaluation and presentation skills in written essay form.
  • Report: evidence your ability to find and apply information for specific purposes in written report form.
  • Presentations: display your ability to gather and present information to an audience using images, video, flatwork and models.
  • Proposal: show your capacity to evaluate practical research taking context into account and indicating options for development.
  • Technical report: undertake an analysis of a debate regarding a specific and relevant topic.
  • Learner diary: examine and reflect on ideas, concepts and designs with a view to their improvement.
  • Minimum age: UK/EU students - 16 years old, International students - 18 years old
  • Three GCSE passes (C or above)
  • English proficiency: IELTS 5.0 or equivalent*

*Don’t have the IELTS required? Get the IELTS preparation you need with The Language Gallery.

Next Intakes

  • October
  • February
  • June

Campus Available

  • London


  • 1 academic year


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To apply for this programme or for further information call us on:
+ 44 (0) 203 005 6202.
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Start in June 2015

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+44 (0) 207 823 2303

+44 (0) 121 616 3370

+44 (0) 161 713 1777

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