The Level 4 Diploma in Business (QCF) (L4DB) makes up the first year of the NCC Education Business Degree journey. The qualification is equivalent to the first year of a business degree in the UK university system.
The students will be introduced to the many different aspects of international business in today's world. Embarking on the qualification the student will be exposed to both academic and vocational aspects of a wide range of subjects, enabling the student to gain the necessary knowledge and skills vital for a career in business or further studies.
On successful completion of the qualification the student will be able to continue their studies on the NCC Education Level 5 Diploma in Business (QCF) (L5DB) or at a UK university, or work in one of the many areas of the business world.
The student must study the following eight core units:
Assessments for all units are offered in a number of assessment cycles throughout the year.
1. Business Mathematics
2. Communications for Business
4. Essentials of Management
5. Fundamentals of Economics
6. Introduction to Finance
7, Principles of Marketing
8. Understanding Business Organisations
The qualification allows students entry to either the NCC Education Level 5 Diploma in Business (QCF) (which is equivalent to year 2 of a typical UK Honours degree) or the second year of many UK university degree courses, or enables you to pursue a career in the business industry.
Progression routes can be found on our University Progression page.