London South Bank University

Course Introduction

This course will enable you to go on to study the BSc (Hons) Baking Technology Top'up course upon completion, giving you a full Honors degree at the end of the three years. This course is widely recognised across the baking industry and provides strong working partnerships with a number of organisations providing excellent career opportunities upon graduation.

Course Modules

Year 1: Core modules: bakery food science; bread, theory and analysis of production management; bakery safety, health and safety and HR (human resources) management; technology of flour confectionery; research methodology; chocolate production, computer labelling and packaging. Year 2: Modules: advanced bread technology; creative confectionery; artisan chocolate; advanced research; methodology and statistics; product design, development, packaging, labelling and plant layout; business leadership; financial management and organisation.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
FdSc £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 56-64
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units) P1
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) P2
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma MM
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma PPM
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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76% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 56%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 96%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 88%

38% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 15%

Total Coursework: 52%

Total Practical: 32%

£4,480 - £5,226
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,940 - £6,396
Typical cost of private accommodation