Higher National Diplomas (HNDs)
Study in a way that mirrors the real business environment. Through case studies, practical assignments and engaging group projects, these HND courses will prepare you to make an instant impact in your chosen field.
Why an HND?
The HNDs (Higher National Diplomas) are work-related (vocational) higher education qualifications. They are designed to give you the skills to put that knowledge to effective use in a particular job
These diplomas are highly valued by employers both in the UK and overseas
They are accredited by Edexcel, UK’s largest awarding body
Once you complete your HND, you have the option to top-up your diploma to an undergraduate degree
Read more below about the HNDs options available to you at LSBF. These HNDs are designated for Student Finance funding. Please check our fees for more information.
Study in a way that reflects the real business world. Underpinned by real life business cases, this vocational 16 module programme does not include exams and is based on practical projects, lively group activities and real life business case studies.
Gain the skills you need for a successful career in management. This course covers the fundamentals of business, including marketing, strategy and finance. You will also learn how to apply this theory to everyday business situations.
HND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
Examine today's hospitality and tourism industry from every angle, studying areas such as e-tourism, marketing in hospitality and sustainable tourism. You can then put this theory into practice with a work placement, which is included as part of the course.
HND INFORMATION SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Develop highly sought-after technical skills in areas such as networking technology, website design and visual programming. The course gradually builds your understanding until you have the advanced knowledge you need to secure a rewarding career in this sector.
HND NETWORK ENGINEERING AND TELECOMMUNICATION
Acquire wide-ranging and advanced telecommunication skills and knowledge. This course encompasses everything from the fundamentals of computers and databases to programming and website design.
HND HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE MANAGEMENT
Gain a comprehensive understanding of what it takes to be a manager in this most rewarding of sectors. You will examine health and social care from all angles, helping you to develop into an individual who can effectively implement change and shape policy.
Consolidate your understanding of the fundamentals of law, and further explore how law works in practice. Covering topics such as land law, the law of tort and European Union lLaw, this HND is ideal preparation for further study or an immediate start in a law-related career.
This 1-year programme has been designed to give you an insight into the legal institutions, general practice and procedures of the English legal system – essentials for a successful career in law.
Explore the business behind one of the most exciting industries there is. Cover areas such as fashion trends, consumer behaviour and marketing, gaining insight into how fashion works.
HND Creative Arts Management
Learn to lead creative ventures and teams – in the arts and the media. This 2-year HND combines business skills with an in-depth look at the creative industries.
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Specialisations are subject to student demand