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HND Global Trade and Business

HND Global Trade and Business

The SQA HND in Global Trade and Business is designed to provide you with theoretical business knowledge, combined with the essential elements of economics and international marketing an employed will expect you to have for a career in, for example, marketing or exporting in a highly competitive international business. Globalisation ca be defined as the international integration of services, products, labour, capital and technology. Many firms worldwide are implementing global strategies to coordinate and market their international business activities.

The SQA HND in Global Trade and Business consists of a total of 30 Unit credits. Each Unit credit is designed to take about 40 hours teaching and learning (though it may take more or less time than this).

An SQA HND in Global Trade and Business can gain you entry in to an English speaking university.

SQA’s prestigious qualifications are recognised worldwide.

Course Tutor Guide (including Course Framework)

Title: HND Global Trade and Business
Code: GG5F 16
Downloads: Global Trade and Business Course Tutor Guide (including Qualification Framework)
Version Change - March 2019

A Guide for Tutors

Communication Units

This document is aimed at tutors who are teaching learners whose first language is not English.

The purpose of this document is to provide a selection of formative exercises that will:

  • provide interesting exercises to motivate learners
  • increase learners' confidence in their ability to communicate effectively in English
  • prepare learners to successfully pass the summative assessments

Communication Units in HNCs and HNDs

Research Skills

The guide provides support for developing good practice in how the Research Skills unit might be delivered, scheduled and assessed. It contains guidance on delivering the Research Skills Unit both on a stand-alone basis or integrating with other Units, and provides customised checklists for integration with various Graded Units.