Accreditation of prior learning - BSc Business Administration

Courses

We will consider granting credit on the basis of study that has previously been completed. This will be for the following Business Administration (FHEQ Level 4) courses only:

  • Management and the modern corporation [BA1010] (30 credits)
  • Accounting for management [BA1020] (30 credits)
  • Business analysis and decision making [BA1030] (15 credits)
  • Business statistics [BA1040] (15 credits)
  • Business study skills and methods [BA1050] (15 credits)
  • Management and communication skills [BA1060] (15 credits).

If we grant you credit for one or more of the courses listed above it means that you do not have to take that course(s) with us.

Automatic APL

If you have a qualification listed in the table below you can apply for automatic APL. No fee is charged by us to consider automatic APL.

Institution Qualification We will grant automatic APL for up to 120 credits from these courses: Conditions
University of Hong Kong, Space, Hong Kong Advanced Diploma in Management Studies (ADMS) Management and the modern Corporation (30 credits) [BA1010]
Accounting for Management (30 credits) [BA1020]
Business analysis and decision making (15 credits) [BA1030]
Business statistics (15 credits) [BA1040]
Business study skills and methods (15 credits) [BA1050]
Management and Communication Skills (15 credits) [BA1060]
None
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University: Hong Kong Community College Associate degree in Business with any of the following specifications:
General pathway
Accounting and Finance
China Business
Business Management
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Information Systems and Knowledge Management
Human Resources Management
Marketing.
Management and the modern Corporation (30 credits) [BA1010]
Accounting for Management (30 credits) [BA1020]
Business analysis and decision making (15 credits) [BA1030]
Business statistics (15 credits) [BA1040]
Business study skills and methods (15 credits) [BA1050]
Management and Communication Skills (15 credits) [BA1060]
None
St Martins College, Malta Diploma in Entrepreneurship Management and the modern Corporation (30 credits) [BA1010]
Accounting for Management (30 credits) [BA1020]
Business analysis and decision making (15 credits) [BA1030]
Business statistics (15 credits) [BA1040]
Business study skills and methods (15 credits) [BA1050]
Management and Communication Skills (15 credits) [BA1060]
None
St Martins College, Malta Diploma in Marketing Management and the modern Corporation (30 credits) [BA1010]
Accounting for Management (30 credits) [BA1020]
Business analysis and decision making (15 credits) [BA1030]
Business statistics (15 credits) [BA1040]
Business study skills and methods (15 credits) [BA1050]
Management and Communication Skills (15 credits) [BA1060]
None
Lingnan University, Hong Kong Associate degree in Business Management
Associate degree in Human Resource Management
Associate degree in Marketing
Associate degree in Business Administration
Management and the modern Corporation (30 credits) [BA1010]
Accounting for Management (30 credits) [BA1020]
Business analysis and decision making (15 credits) [BA1030]
Business statistics (15 credits) [BA1040]
Business study skills and methods (15 credits) [BA1050]
Management and Communication Skills (15 credits) [BA1060]
None
Lingnan University, Hong Kong Associate degree in Marketing & Advertising Management and the modern Corporation (30 credits) [BA1010]
Accounting for Management (30 credits) [BA1020]
Business analysis and decision making (15 credits) [BA1030]
Business statistics (15 credits) [BA1040]
None

Discretionary APL

If you have qualifications which are not listed above, you can apply for discretionary APL. We will consider the course outline that you have studied, the level of your examination performance and the equivalence of the course to the Foundation Level courses for which APL is sought. If you apply for discretionary APL you are required to pay the current APL application fee. Current programme fees are on the website.

How to apply

To apply to have your prior learning accredited by us, please complete the application form including the sections that relate to accrediting prior learning.

The online application form for the BSc in Business Administration is available on our website.