BTEC HND Business - Management


Course Code EDOCBMBM39

Course Overview

A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a higher diploma in Business - Management. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning Business - Management is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for an exam or career through home study. What's more, the distance learning BTEC (HND) in Business - Management course is a fully comprehensive course.

This BTEC (HND) qualification develops on prior knowledge gained through previous studies, or practical experience. An internationally recognised qualification, it is ideal for those seeking to enhance their employment prospects, or for further study at undergraduate degree level. This Business Management HND can equip you with the knowledge and skills required to progress further in your current career or even develop your own business start-up.

With a completion time of just one year, this distance learning course can be studied while you work, allowing you to continue earning and gaining hands on experience.

On successful completion of this course, the students will be awarded 240 UCAS points.

Please contact student services for more information on this course and to be placed on the pre-enrolment list

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What Could I Do After Taking This HND in Business - Management Course?

A HND is a vocational course, equivalent to a foundation degree. Our BTEC HND courses can help you to develop the skills and qualifications that you need to take the next step in your chosen career.

Candidates who achieve these qualification may go on to study further academic and professional qualifications or embark on an administrative, managerial or commercial career.

On completion of the HND in Business - Management, learners can go on to study further in areas such as:

Course Features

Your BTEC HND Business - Management Course:

    This course comprises of 16 units, selected to give you an advanced overview of the business environment.

Study Time

Study Hours are an approximate figure and are dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor. You should allow at least 1 - 2 hours of study to complete each question paper.

The approximate amount of time required to complete the BTEC HND Business - Management course is: 960 Hours

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Key Topics

The BTEC (HND) in Business Management is divided into sixteen comprehensive modules:  

  • Unit 1: The Business Environment
  • Unit 2: Managing Financial Resources and Decisions
  • Unit 3: Organisations and Behaviour
  • Unit 4: Marketing Principles
  • Unit 5 :Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business
  • Unit 6: Business Decision Making
  • Unit 7: Business Strategy
  • Unit 8 : Research Project
  • Unit 9: Business Psychology
  • Unit 10: Business Ethics
  • Unit 11: Managing Business Activities to Achieve Results
  • Unit 12: Managing Communications, Knowledge and Information
  • Unit 13: Personal and Professional Development
  • Unit 14: Working with and Leading People
  • Unit 15: Quality Management in Business
  • Unit 16: Project Management for Business


This course is marked through a process of continuous assessment guided by your tutor following standard guidelines. This means that your qualification will be awarded according to your performance on assessments rather than by taking an exam.

When you have completed the programme, your tutor needs to verify that you have worked through all parts of any Workbooks, Activities and Exercises successfully.

Upon verification of the activities, exercises and assignments, a nationally recognised certificate will be awarded by Edexcel as confirmation that your written work has met all of the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for the programme.

Entry Requirements
Min 17 Years / Level 3 Dip

All students must be 17 years of age and above. Students should have completed a Level 3 Diploma or Professional Diploma or A level standard course (or equivalent) before the Level 5 qualification.

HE diplomas should be targeted at those learners who have the ability to benefit from the course and progress to Level 6. They should also have success at level 3. This is a prerequisite to undertaking the course, as is sufficient skills in English, Maths and ICT.

In order to undertake this course the student will require:

  • Prior knowledge and understanding commensurate with enrolment criteria
  • Access to computer system with internet access and capabilities to download and upload files
  • Word processing ability and access to word processing package compatible with college requirements
  • Good organisational skills in order to plan studies, manage workload and study time

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

Please note : Student are required to provide a copy of their valid photo id and a qualification proof after enrolling on the course.

Home Study Support

You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your course of study. You will have your own personal tutor helping you with your course work and with any questions you may have. Plus you can contact our Student Advisors by email or phone for all the practical advice you may need – so we really are with you 100%.

What's more, you'll have access to the online student portal, where you can interact with other students, browse our resource library and manage your account.

Home Study Resources

You will be provided with online comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to successfully complete your course of study.
Your course fee covers

  • All online study materials and/or online learning aids designed for distance learning.
  • Tutor Support by the tutor department for the duration of the course.
  • Certification upon completion.
  • All examination fees.


BTEC Higher National Diploma in Business Management

Points Awarded : 120 UCAS Points

This course leads to a Level 5 Diploma for successful learners. This means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 5 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (in which case HNC, HND, Vocational Qualification Level 5 & NVQ Level 4 are all at Level 5 in England, Wales & Northern Ireland). In accrediting the programme at level 5, Edexcel attests that its learning outcomes are at an equivalent level to a level 5 national qualification (View the NQF Framework).

This course has been designed to meet specific learner requirements. Accreditation by Edexcel is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited by Edexcel.

Possible Career Path

Management Consultant
As a management consultant you would use your business skills to help organisations solve problems, improve efficiency and manage change. Companies might bring inmanagement consultants to provide particular knowledge or skills that they lack,offer a fresh viewpoint on a problem, or even help save a struggling business. You might help your clients with a wide range of business areas, for example: planning and strategy finance improving productivity and processes marketing personnel IT. Although projects could vary depending on the type of business you were helping, your job would generally involve: meeting clients to discuss their needs carrying out research to gain an understanding of the client's business interviewing the client's managers, staff and customers collecting and analysing data, and preparing reports identifying and investigating issues, and planning how to tackle them outlining current procedures, to highlight any inefficiencies creating computer models to test possible business solutions presenting recommendations to the client agreeing a course of action with the client providing any support the client might need to put the plan into practice, such as staff training. Projects may run from one day to several years, depending on the needs of your client.

Find out more about the Job Role for Management Consultant .

Other possible career paths include Administrative Manager, Office Supervisor / Manager

What's Included

Our online courses are fully digitised so you can study on any smart device. Your learning programme is completely flexible so you can study at a pace that suits you. All our content is broken down into bite size chunks to make your learning more manageable and effective. Your course of study is broken down into units and sections, each of which contains lessons, activities and test papers. Courses are delivered on our Digital Learning Environment allowing you to study from anywhere on any smart device as long as you have access to the Internet. The course concludes by preparing you for examination using past papers in your chosen subject.

As a student, your course fee covers everything you will need to successfully complete the BTEC HND in Business Management home study course and earn your award:

  • Online study materials to enable the student to successfully complete the course.
  • Completion Certificate
  • Tutor marked assessments (TMAs)
  • Access to the online student portal (Student Chat, Forums and Online Support Resources)
  • NUS Extra Card (discounted membership)
  • Two year educational support by e-mail.

You can also choose to pick from following while you are enrolling and avail the services at a highly discounted price for our students.


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Reordering a course pack, if you have damaged yours, can be costly. You can usually expect to pay a huge price for a copy. The 12 month insurance Cover will meet the cost for you if your pack was damaged. We will send out another Course Pack at no extra cost if you send us a proof of the damaged course.

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We support our students even after they have graduated from the college. Learning for Life Services include:

  • 1. Academic Reference: We are often asked to provide references for students by employers or colleges and universities. The aims of an academic reference are to confirm facts (confirm accuracy of statements made in any application) and to provide relevant opinion on the candidate's aptitude and ability.

  • 2. CV Refresh Service: When you successfully complete your course you will be entitled to our CV refresh service. We will update your current CV to ensure that your new skills and achievements are presented to the highest standard. We will also add your CV to databank of our sister company

  • 3. 25% off Courses: *(This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers)

    For all students who successfully complete their course, you will be entitled to 25% off any future courses through eDistance Learning or it's partners.

    Furthermore this offer will be extended to your family and friends.

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Further Information
Award Level: BTEC HND Level 5

Awarding Body: Edexcel (

Format: Online / Paper

If your course is being delivered online, please ensure you meet the minimum requirements below.

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Windows 98, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above

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This course can be enrolled upon by students internationally. There are no deadlines for enrolments.


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About Edexcel

Edexcel is a qualification brand for academic and generation qualifications from Pearson. Designed to advance learners’ skills while developing knowledge, Edexcel’s qualifications help learners either progress to higher education or go directly into employment. They are grounded in the quality and traditions of the British education system made relevant for today’s UK and international learners.

Edexcel has been helping people succeed in life through learning for nearly 20 years. Edexcel’s world-class academic and general qualifications include GCSEs, A levels and International GCSEs, as well as some vocational qualifications, including NVQs and Functional Skills.Their qualifications combine a progressive approach with international content, allowing learners to achieve their full potential in today’s global economy.

Edexcel is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland

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What is the duration of the course?

The BTEC HND distance learning courses have a duration of 2 years. All work and coursework must be completed within this time frame. It is possible to complete the course in a shorter time frame if your study plan and other commitments allow.

How is the course assessed and examined?

The course is assessed by coursework that is sent in to the tutor at the end of each of the 16 units via our online system. The work is then marked by the tutor and sent back to the student. Students should wait for feedback on the first unit before sending in work on the subsequent units. Units must be submitted chronologically. Your Edexcel certificate is issued on successful passing of all 16 units of the course.

How many attempts do I have at submitting coursework?

You have 2 submissions for each unit, with the first being considered a draft submission. You have the option to purchase additional upload slots should you wish to attempt to gain a higher grade.

When will I receive my course?

If you have paid in full and opted for the Online version, the course access will be emailed to you within 48 hours. The paper version will take 3 weeks after you have received the online version and are happy with the course contents.

For students, who choose to pay in instalments - you are required to complete the necessary agreement before the course is emailed to you.

Will I get a certificate on completion of my course?

You will receive a certificate from the College. A digital version is included in the price and will be emailed to you within 5 days of taking your online exam.

Should you require an embossed hard copy of your certificate to be sent to you by Special Delivery post, you can order this separately after taking your exam.

How do I contact my tutor and submit assignments?

All our tutors are working professionals in their chosen fields and prefer to be contacted by email. In this way they can record your questions and progress.

Will my tutor answer my support requests quickly?

Yes, all tutors aim to give you feedback on your assignments within 10 working days. However, you do not usually have to wait this length of time.

Are there any exams?

Most of our courses are designed to be completed through assessments so you are not required to take exams except for A Levels and some Bookkeeping courses. However, as mentioned elsewhere, the arrangement for a centre at which to sit your exams is for you to make.

How does distance learning work?

To ensure studying is flexible and convenient, most of our courses are divided into sections. You work through each section at your own pace and time. Once completed, send the test paper back to your personal tutor for marking. You will then move onto the next section once successfully completing the previous section. The support period is dependent on the type of course you choose; our minimum support period is one year.

When can I start the course?

The answer is simple, when YOU want; you can start the course at any time we do not have any set enrolment dates. Most of our courses don’t require any previous experience or qualifications. All you need is a desire and motivation to succeed. You can even start right now - call and speak to one of our Professional Course Advisors.

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Yes, You will be allocated an experienced tutor who will guide you through the course, mark your assignments and generally help you with any problems you may have. Your tutors can be contacted via email and post. Please note that some of the courses do not have tutor support. Please check the course literature for details

Is the course work done online or sent via the internet?

Most of our courses are available in both Online & Paper formats. You can choose the way your want to study and submit your course work

Is there a time limit or any deadlines?

We do like you to complete the course within the tutor support period but we can extend this for a small charge (currently £65). If you follow the recommended study hours, this will give you a good guide to complete the course withim the specified time period.

I wish to cancel my course. How do I do this?

If you have decided that this is not the right type of course for you you may cancel your course, in writing, within the first seven days of having received it. You then need to return your materials to the address printed on the course pack. This is at your own expense and we would advise that you return the materials by a traceable service, as this is your responsibility until we receive the materials. Once we have received the materials, in good condition, we will organise a refund cheque to be sent to you. Please note that an admin fee will apply. If you required your materials to be delivered abroad, the additional postage charge will not be refunded.

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Our comprehensive course materials are designed to be self-contained with all the relevant information you require to complete the course and gain the relevant certification. However some of our students undertake additional reading via relevant textbooks/study guides and/or the Internet to add value to their studies.

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Course Outline

How is the course structured?

The Edexcel BTEC Business Management HND course is divided into sixteen comprehensive units:

Unit 1: The Business Environment

This unit will give students an understanding of how different organisations operate as well as the different relationships between businesses and operating environments, ranging in scale from the local to global. This unit will also discuss the role and influence of stakeholders.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand the organisational purposes of businesses
  • Understand the nature of the national environment in which businesses operate
  • Understand the behaviour of organisations in their market environment
  • Be able to assess the significance of the global factors that shape national business activities

Unit 2: Managing Financial Resources and Decisions

This unit will help learners to develop an understanding of how to identify, locate and utilise sources of finance for a Business. Students will also develop skills that will allow interpretation of financial information to assist decision- making.

p>On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  • Understand the sources of finance available to a business
  • Understand the implications of finance as a resource within a business
  • Be able to make financial decisions based on financial information
  • Be able to evaluate the financial performance of a business

Unit 3: Organisations and Behaviour

This unit examines both group and individual behaviour, exploring how the behaviour of the workforce is influenced by the structure and culture of the organisation. Covering both large and small organisations, this unit will help students understand how culture can change and be adapted.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand the relationship between organisational structure and culture
  • Understand different approaches to management and leadership
  • Understand ways of using motivational theories in organisations
  • Understand mechanisms for developing effective teamwork in organisations

Unit 4: Marketing Principles

This unit will help provide students with skills and understanding of basic marketing concepts and principles. Beginning with the definitions or marketing, students will move onto learning how to analyse marketing needs at both macro and micro levels before learning how to develop a marketing mix that meets the requirements of the business.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand the concept and process of marketing
  • Be able to use the concepts of segmentation, targeting and positioning
  • Understand the individual elements of the extended marketing mix
  • Be able to use the marketing mix in different contexts

Unit 5 :Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business

This unit will give students an understanding of aspects of the law of contract and tort. There is a particular focus on the creation and operation of contracts in a business environment. Students will also study the obligations created by a contract, as well as the options in resolving an unfulfilled contract.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand the essential elements of a valid contract in a business context
  • Be able to apply the elements of a contract in business situations
  • Understand principles of liability in negligence in business activities
  • Be able to apply the principles of liability in negligence in business situations

Unit 6: Business Decision Making

This unit helps students to learn about techniques of data gathering and storage. The unit then goes on to discuss analysis and presentation of information to facilitate decision making.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Be able to use a variety of sources for the collection of data, both primary and secondary
  • Understand a range of techniques to analyse data effectively for business purposes
  • Be able to produce information in appropriate formats for decision making in an organisational context
  • Be able to use software-generated information to make decisions in an organisation.

Unit 7: Business Strategy

This unit will help students to understand how a business can develop and put into action strategic plans. This requires students to understand the probably future outcomes of the business’ industry and to develop plans accordingly.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand the process of strategic planning
  • Be able to formulate a new strategy
  • Understand approaches to strategy evaluation
  • Understand how to implement a chosen strategy

Unit 8 : Research Project

This unit is designed to help develop a student’s skills of critical analysis and research. The project can be of direct relevance to both the course and individual personal development. By the conclusion of this unit, students will understand the theoretical background of conducting research, but will also have practical experience in carrying out a significant research project.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand how to formulate a research specification
  • Be able to implement the research project within agreed procedures and to specification
  • Be able to evaluate the research outcomes
  • Be able to present the research outcomes

Unit 9: Business Psychology

Building on the previous unit, Organisations and Behaviour, this unit teaches students about how individual differences in staff members can affect the workplace dynamic and how to reduce negative impacts caused by organisational change.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand the different perspectives in occupational psychology
  • Understand the role of psychology in the assessment of individual differences in the workplace
  • Be able to apply knowledge of impact of change in business
  • Understand the impact of culture and climate on performance

Unit 10: Business Ethics

This unit introduces learners to the concept of business ethics and helps to describe its relevance in the modern working environment. Covering corporate social responsibility, this unit delves into human resources management, accounting and marketing.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand different ethical perspectives in business
  • Understand business objectives from an ethical perspective
  • Understand ethics in workplace relationships
  • Understand ethics in workplace relationships
  • Be able to assess a current ethical issue in a business

Unit 11: Managing Business Activities to Achieve Results

This unit helps students to understand how planning and management can greatly enhance the efficiency of projects and activities. Students will learn about how to plan around interrelated business processes and how to implement these plans.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of business processes in delivering outcomes based upon business goals and objectives
  • Be able to develop plans for own area of responsibility to implement operational plans
  • Be able to monitor appropriate systems to improve organisational performance
  • Be able to manage health and safety in the workplace

Unit 12: Managing Communications, Knowledge and Information

This unit helps students to understand how intra-business communications and knowledge can be improved via use of Information Technology systems. Covering the uses of an IT system in collecting, storing and accessing information, this unit allows students to understand how to improve communications and develop better systems for disseminating information over time.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand how to assess information and knowledge needs
  • Be able to create strategies to increase personal networking to widen involvement in the decision-making process
  • Be able to develop communication processes
  • Be able to improve systems relating to information and knowledge

Unit 13: Personal and Professional Development

This unit teaches students vital management skills, with a focus on CPD. Covering the development of a plan for Continuous Professional Development, implementation of the plan and changes to the plan as goals are reached and new requirements are added. Whilst focused on the needs of the student, this unit does provide context in the form of the applications of teamwork

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand how self-managed learning can enhance lifelong development
  • Be able to take responsibility for own personal and professional development
  • Be able to implement and continually review own personal and professional development plan
  • Be able to demonstrate acquired interpersonal and transferable skills

Unit 14: Working with and Leading People

This unit teaches students the regulatory background behind recruiting staff members, to better understand how to select the right individuals for the role, as well as to help streamline the process. This unit then moves onto developing an understanding of the different types of communications that exist between individuals and how to manage and lead teams in an organisation.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Be able to use recruitment, selection and retention procedures
  • Understand the styles and impact of leadership
  • Be able to work effectively in a team
  • Be able to assess the work and development needs of individuals

Unit 15: Quality Management in Business

This unit helps students to develop their understanding of quality and quality management. Covering the evolving nature of quality management, students will be able to study the process as a whole as well as focus on specific stages.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand the different approaches to quality management appropriate to commercial operations
  • Understand the benefits of quality management in a business and services context
  • Understand a range of quality controls and how service to the customer can be improved
  • Be able to apply the principles of quality management to improve the performance of an organisation.

Unit 16: Project Management for Business

This unit aims to provide students with the understanding and skills related to project management, including principles of project management, methodologies and management techniques. Students learn how to plan, set up, control and execute a project, whist considering organisational factors such as human resources.

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  • Understand project management principles
  • Be able to manage a project’s human resources
  • Be able to apply project processes and procedures

Course Fees

Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available, therefore any registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you. The enrolment fee for the Business Management home study course is £4125, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only £3,300 which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.

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With online based study you can access the course online. You can then review them in your own time and complete the assignments which you are required to submit to your personal tutor for marking and feedback.

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With online & paper based study we post out the course materials to you and you can also access the course online. You can then review them in your own time and complete the assignments which you are required to submit to your personal tutor for marking and feedback.

PAY IN FULL £3365.00 £3365.00
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Easy Payment Plan

Easy Payment Plan

Are you looking to spread the cost of your course? Pay a deposit online and then spread the balance over four monthly payments.

We aim to make it as easy as possible for you to get started on your chosen course. Simply download the instalment agreement below, complete in full and return the signed agreement to accept the terms and conditions as set out here. Upon receipt of this agreement we will dispatch your course materials, tutor contact details, study guide and student portal login information within 48 hours.

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Business Customers

Business Customers

Home Study Expert delivers high-quality online and paper based distance learning training services. Transform the skills of your employees and improve business performance and profitability.

Discover the benefits of learning with eDistance Learning and see how we can help your company. Call 0844 357 1110 or fill in the contact form below.

Once we understand what your business needs are, we can offer you expert training and funding advice. The helpline is open from 8am to 8pm, everyday.

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Price Match

Price Match

When you enrol with us we want you to know you're getting the best course with the most comprehensive support structure at the best price. We're proud to offer you our Price Match Guarantee.

It's simple. We're so confident that we're offering you a fantastic deal - we'll refund the difference if you find the exact same course on any other UK website within 7 days of your purchase.

To request a price match refund, please fill out the form below including: the name of the website where the product is cheaper, your full name, telephone number and email if available. You will receive an automated acknowledgment of your request, and we will review the details and reply to you via email within three business days.

Upon our acceptance of your refund request, please allow 14 days for delivery of your refund which will be credited as a second transaction on your credit or debit card. The time taken for the refund to appear on your credit or debit card statement varies so the amount may not show on your next statement.

Please note: to avoid potential abuse and to enable us to honour our price-match refund guarantee to genuine customers, the acceptance of all refund requests is ultimately at the discretion of Home Study Expert, who will at all times act reasonably and in good faith.

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Award Level BTEC HND Level 5
Format Online / Paper
Study Time 960 Hours
Entry Requirements Min 17 Years / Level 3 Dip
£4,125.00 £3,300.00
£3,300.00 deposit + 4 monthly payments of £825.00 £618.75 £618.75 £825.00
Ex Tax: £3,300.00

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