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London Metropolitan University

Digital Business Management with Project Management

UCAS Code: G504

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

C,C,C

UCAS Tariff

96

About this course


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Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2020

Other options

4.0 years | Part-time day | 2020

Subjects

Management studies

Project management

**Why study this course?**

This BSc degree will equip you with the knowledge, understanding and practical skills desired by employers in the fields of business, digital strategy and project management. You’ll engage with business issues in a stimulating environment and acquire vital academic skills.

**More about this course**

This course focuses on developing your intellectual competency in business, while providing you with the necessary practical knowledge for a successful career in project management and related fields.

During the course you’ll learn to critically analyse business environments, including the economic, environmental, political and sociological factors. You’ll also consider these factors alongside their effects at local, national and global levels on the strategy, behaviour and management of organisations. These skills are highly valued in the contemporary business settings and you’ll not only develop your knowledge of how the business world operates in the digital area, but also gain practical skills in people and project management.

After the course you’ll be able to demonstrate a sound understanding and knowledge of the various processes, procedures and practices for effective management of organisations, including theoretical models, frameworks and other processes of decision making in large projects. The University’s business incubator, Accelerator, will prove an invaluable resource for flexing your entrepreneurial muscles. You'll have the option to visit the Accelerator facilities and to participate in sessions and competitions.

The completion of the full degree will guarantee accreditation to the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 5 Diploma.

Modules

Example modules in Year 1 include:

- Personal and Academic Development
- Organisational Business and Information Systems
- Fundamentals of Management and the Business Environment
- Digital Business and Emerging Technologies
- Fundamentals of Project Management
- Business Decision Making
- Professional Practice 1

Example modules in Year 2 include:

- Stakeholder and Communications Management
- Decision Making: Business Analytics and Data
- Leadership and Leading in the Digital Era
- Creating a Winning Business 1
- Learning Through Work 1
- Operations and Change Management
- Artificial Intelligence and Big Data for Business
- Risk Management

Example modules in Year 3 include:

- Governance and Financial Control of Projects
- Business Strategy
- Estimating, Planning and Scheduling
- Procurement and Contract Management
- Business Analysis
- Commercial and Contract Management
- Project Management Dissertation

Assessment methods

The assessment requirements built into each module are appropriate to the learning outcomes, qualities and abilities being assessed.

Individual coursework assignments and group work reflective statements, coursework presentations, discussion fora and peer assessments will be used to assess academic, professional and practical skills development. This will come in a variety of forms including reports, essays, portfolios, presentations and videos.

Regarding authenticity, the assessment diet for this programme is being designed in such a way as to ensure that the overall result offers reassurance that the student achieved the outcomes.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
International
£12,700
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Holloway

Department:

Business School

TEF rating:

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What students say


We've crunched the numbers to see if overall student satisfaction here is high, medium or low compared to students studying this subject(s) at other universities.

77%
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Management studies
77%
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Project management

How do students rate their degree experience?

The stats below relate to the general subject area/s at this university, not this specific course. We show this where there isn’t enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Management studies

Teaching and learning

74%
Staff make the subject interesting
87%
Staff are good at explaining things
77%
Ideas and concepts are explored in-depth
78%
Opportunities to apply what I've learned

Assessment and feedback

Feedback on work has been timely
Feedback on work has been helpful
Staff are contactable when needed
Good advice available when making study choices

Resources and organisation

80%
Library resources
84%
IT resources
80%
Course specific equipment and facilities
68%
Course is well organised and has run smoothly

Student voice

Staff value students' opinions

Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

85%
UK students
15%
International students
54%
Male students
46%
Female students
56%
2:1 or above
37%
Drop out rate

After graduation


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Management studies

What are graduates doing after six months?

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Average annual salary
97%
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Employed or in further education
98%
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Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

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What about your long term prospects?

Looking further ahead, below is a rough guide for what graduates went on to earn.

Management studies

The graph shows median earnings of graduates who achieved a degree in this subject area one, three and five years after graduating from here.

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