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Key Facts

Level:
Level 3
Subject Sector:
15.3 Business Management
Credits:
60
Qualification No:
QAAQ001611
Price:
£130.00 per learner
Age Range:
19+

Qualification Summary

The Access to HE Diploma is a nationally recognised qualification with common requirements relating to the description of student achievement.

The Diploma is a credit-based, graded qualification, and requirements relate to both the award of credit and to the award of grades. Details of the credit framework and requirements relating to the award of credit are provided, with the general specifications for the qualification, in The Access to Higher Education Diploma and credit specifications.

Individual named Diplomas are identified by separate titles and are validated at local level by Access Validating Agencies (AVAs).

The Diploma has its own approved set of units of assessment, governed by rules of combination, which are appropriate to the subject of the Diploma. Common grading requirements apply to all individual Diplomas.


Why choose this qualification?

Within the Access to Higher Education Diploma in Fashion Business Management students will cover a range of disciplines such as:

  • Business Studies
  • Fashion Design
  • Research
  • The Fashion Industry

Following successful completion of this Diploma, students will be able to progress to University to study a range of pathways, including international fashion and business, fashion marketing, or fashion and business studies.

Access to HE Fashion Business Management

Units

Graded Academic Mandatory

Students must achieve all credits from this group.

Applied Business Marketing

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU018251
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Event Management

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
6
Unit No:
QU017364
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Fashion Brand Communication

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017368
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Fashion Buying and Merchandising

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017366
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Fashion Culture and Context

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017346
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Fashion Markets

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017370
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Fashion Media

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017356
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Introduction to Production Processes within the Fashion Industry

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017348
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Introduction to the Fashion Industry

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017354
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Leadership and Management Skills in the Fashion Industry

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017358
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Graded Academic Optional

Students must achieve 12 credits from this group.

3D Design

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU014861
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Business Planning and Budgets

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
6
Unit No:
QU016671
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Effective Business Processes

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
6
Unit No:
QU016681
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Fashion Design: Development

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017350
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Fashion Design: Illustration Techniques

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017352
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Garment Construction: Theory

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017360
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Problem Solving within Fashion Production Processes

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU017374
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Project Management

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU016763
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Spreadsheets

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU011467
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Visual Merchandising Displays

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
6
Unit No:
QU018549
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Ungraded Units

Students must achieve all credits from this group.

Academic Reading Skills

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU018346
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Academic Writing Skills

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU025276
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Application of Number - Interpreting and Presenting Information

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU007486
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Communication - Speaking and Listening

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU007560
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Developing Professional Attributes

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU025278
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Preparation for Higher Education

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU025532
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Presentation Skills

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU018352
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Promoting Wellbeing and Building Resilience

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU028487
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Study Skills

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU018318
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Study Skills for Creative Arts

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU025980
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Work Placement

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU025609
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Working With Others

Level:
Level 3
Guided Learning Hours:
Not available
Credits:
3
Unit No:
QU007696
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QAA aim code

40007194

Target Groups

Adults who, because of social, educational or individual circumstances may have achieved few, if any, prior qualifications and wish to progress to HE.
Adults who have gone straight into industry (perhaps following apprenticeship routes) who wish to progress to HE


Provider approval criteria

Computers
Access to creative media e.g. fabrics, art materials
Creative drawing software


Successful completion criteria

None

Progression Routes

HE programmes in:
- Business
- Fashion Business
- Business Management
- Fashion Management
- Fashion Business and Promotion


Funding information

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Additional funding information for Access to HE

  • Access to HE is eligible for funding as part of the legal entitlement offer.
  • Access to HE is eligible for funding via Advanced Learner Loans and appears on the Advanced Learner Loans catalogues published by the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA).

We have done our best to collate and summarise the key information, and wherever possible we alert our providers to changes in funding policy.

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