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University Centre Grimsby

Business Management

UCAS Code: N200

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


Access to HE Diploma

P:45

UCAS Tariff

80
67%
Applicants receiving offers

About this course


Course option

3years

Full-time | 2019

Subjects

Business studies

Management studies

Packed with sharp-edge management theory and practice, it is designed to expand career options by offering a thorough grounding in business management.
This study path will offer students the opportunity to engage with the exciting and dynamic challenges presented by the business and management sector. The aim of the programme is to offer the next generation of business leaders the opportunity to become confident, capable and, above all, professional. This is a contemporary, cutting-edge programme is aimed at students eager to follow a career in management in the private or public sectors or the business related professions such as accountancy, personnel, marketing and administration.

The broad range of modules offered by this programme allows students the opportunity to develop diverse intellectual skills whilst, at the same time, developing professional, practical and transferable skills which will enhance future employment opportunities. Employment opportunities which recent graduates have undertaken include roles in both the public and private sector as well starting up or developing their own businesses.

Modules

In year One you will discover the business world and engage in a variety of modules that prepare you for a career in management. The modules include Introduction to Enterprise, Business Law, Economics and politics for Business, Introduction to Accounting, Management of People, Customer Service and Marketing, giving the foundations essential for understanding how business works and enables you to learn in a creative, imaginative and innovative way.

Year Two builds on the foundations of year one, with a clear focus on deeper knowledge and understanding of key areas within the business world. Modules include, International trade and Integration, Research skills, HRM & Employment Law, Organisational Management, Operations & Quality Management, Financial management, Marketing Planning and managing the self.

Year three allows you to specialise with the opportunity of the dissertation or work based project, aimed at equipping you with a specialist knowledge in business and management and covering a choice of modules such as Strategic Human Resource Management, Marketing Communications, Global Business Environment, Public Sector Management, Sustainability, Contemporary Issues in Management and Strategic Management.

Assessment methods

You are assessed through a variety of different methods, written reports, essays and portfolios, presentations and examinations, there is some group work that is formally assessed, all assessments are designed to provide transferable skills for the employment and developing learning. Feedback is provided that enables you to have a clear understanding of how to improve your work.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£8,500
per year
England
£8,500
per year
EU
£8,500
per year
International
£10,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£8,500
per year
Scotland
£8,500
per year
Wales
£8,500
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Nuns Corner Campus

Department:

HE Business

TEF rating:

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