Whether you have ambitions to start your own business, become an expert in the world of marketing, or work in the world of accounting, administration or human resources, our Business courses are a great introduction to the corporate world.
Studying Business at Hull College will see you learn how to manage the day-to-day challenges that come with setting up and running a business, including business and financial planning, marketing and managing events, branding, future business growth and performance analysis.
Our study programmes will also provide you with an understanding of core business areas, enabling you to gain important employability skills in communication, teamwork, leadership, research, time management, as well as the importance of adaptability in an ever-changing business environment.
Our experienced tutors will offer you expert support to help you grow your confidence, skills and knowledge to succeed, providing you with an outstanding base for your progression into employment, higher education - or even starting your own business. We also work with a selection of employers in the local area, giving you the chance to gain vital work experience alongside your studies, further developing your employability skills in the process.
A business qualification is adaptable across a wide range of sectors and industries, leading to exciting opportunities within logistics, sales, marketing, management, retail, customer service and so much more. Whether you already have a specialism in mind, or just know you want to embark on a career in business, we can help you discover where your talents lie and match you to a pathway that is ideal for you.
There are approximately 87,000 jobs in this sector in the Humber region. This accounts for over 20% of employment in the region.
It is predicted there will be 15% more jobs in this sector in coming years to add to the 80,000+ jobs already in the Humber by 2024.
Finance and business services have an ageing workforce and employers are keen to encourage younger people into the industry.
There are a variety of jobs in is this sector, covering more than 600 occupations.
The business industry is vast! There are plenty of diverse careers and job opportunities available at different levels in this exciting, fast-paced and ever-changing sector, which include...
Accountant, Auditor, Advertising Executive, Business Adviser, Business Analyst, Business Owner, Credit Controller, Chief Executive, Digital Marketing Executive, Financial Adviser, HR Executive, Marketing Manager, Mortgage Adviser, Payroll Administrator, Pensions Adviser, Social Media Manager.
English and maths are important life skills that will help you to succeed in your education, career and everyday life.
If you have not yet achieved your Grade 4 in the new GCSE examinations or a Grade C in the old GCSE examinations, in either English and/or maths, you will continue to study these subjects as part of your study programme to help you work towards this level, supported by our dedicated tutors.
Improving your skills can not only enhance your job opportunities and career prospects, but also open the doors to further study and university.
Benefits of improving your English and maths skills include...
Choosing to continue your education with us is about more than just gaining a qualification, it is the perfect opportunity to prepare yourself for your chosen career - whether you are a school leaver or adult learner.
We believe in providing you with the best opportunities for development through our inspirational teaching, excellent facilities, and strong connections to employers to help set you on the path to the career of your dreams. We care about your future and want to help you achieve your full potential.