Business Studies – BA (Hons) Top-up Degree

Course Overview

This programme allows students to develop and apply their business knowledge gained on the HND Business Studies programme.

This course is run in partnership with the University of South Wales.

  • Entry Requirements

    Entry onto top-up courses is through the successful completion of the HND or Foundation Degree (FD) Business Studies. If you hold an HND or FD in another subject area, entry onto the course is determined by the modules and number of relevant academic credits you have achieved.

  • Career Prospects

    You may progress to a variety of postgraduate business related courses. Graduates have employment prospects in a wide range of business disciplines, for example: business management, consultancy, accountancy, consumer research, statistical analysis, marketing and retail management.

  • Course Modules
    • Business Strategy
    • International Business
    • Business Communications
    • Ethics and Sustainability: Theory and Practice
    • Accounting Theory and Practice
    • Business Research Project.
  • Assessment

    The programme will usually include lectures, seminars and workshop sessions. You will usually have to complete presentations, written assignments, group-work, reports and controlled assessments as you progress through the programme.

  • Additional Costs

    There will be additional course-related costs.

Study Mode

Higher Education & Degrees


Neath College - 01639 648000

Course Length

1 Year Full-time, 2 Years Part-time


Full-time: Monday and Tuesday 9am – 5pm

Part-time: Monday, 5pm-9pm