Level 4 Accredited Diploma in Business Studies


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Level 4 Accredited Diploma in: Business Studies

This Level 4 qualification builds upon prior knowledge derived from either formal academic qualifications, or via practical experience. It is an internationally recognised qualification that provides a strong foundation for working with animals and a basis for further study at degree level. A level 4 Diploma in Business Studies can provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career in Business, Management or Retail.


Award: Level 4 Diploma in Business Studies

At the end of this course successful learners will receive an accredited certificate from the CIE GLOBAL and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been accredited by CIE GLOBAL . This means that Oxford Learning College has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet certain quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future.


Unit 1: Using information, communication and technology ICT in the study of Business

Level H1

Learning hours: 150


Unit content

1. Applications of ICT in Business Studies Applications

2. ePortfolio constructs

3. Independent web based research

4. Principles of self-assessment and reflective writing



Unit 2: Financial planning in business

Level H1

Learning hours: 150


Unit content

1. Cost and profit

2. Break even analysis

3. Cash flow forecasting

4. Budgeting



Unit 3: Structure, risk and enterprise

Level: H1

Learning hours: 150


Unit content

1. Enterprise

2. Variance analysis

3. Trading processes

4. Organisational structure



Unit 4: Job analysis and operational management

Level H1

Learning hours: 150


Unit content

1. Job analysis

2. Operational targets

3. Quality measurements

4. Quality systems



Unit 5: Marketing and the competitive environment

Level H1

Learning hours: 150


Unit content

1. Principles of marketing

2. Promotion

3. Product placement

4. Competitive processes



Unit 6: The economy and business

Level H1

Learning hours: 150


Unit content

1 .Principles of economic growth

2. The role of government

3. Technical developments

4. The role of competition



Unit 7: Understanding the layers in business administration

Level H1

Learning Hours: 150


Unit content

1. Business personnel

2. Skills requirements

3. Leadership

4. Future roles and responsibilities


Unit 8: Leadership: developing visionary concepts

Level H1

Learning hours: 150


Unit content

1. Visionary leadership practice

2. Root cause analysis

3. Theories of leadership

4. Models and approaches



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