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University of Greenwich

Marketing Management with Language

UCAS Code: NMR9

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

Entry requirements


A level

B,B,C

We will consider combinations of Distinctions, Merits and Passes that total 112 UCAS Points.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

We will consider GCSE English Language and Mathematics at C grade or Grade 4 or above. Alternative Level 2 qualifications such as Key Skills or Functional Skills are also considered.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DMM

UCAS Tariff

112
88%
Applicants receiving offers

About this course


This course has alternative study modes. Contact the university to find out how the information below might vary.

Course option

3years

Full-time | 2019

Other options

4 years | Sandwich | 2019

6 years | Part-time | 2019

Subjects

Others in language and area studies

Marketing

As well as providing you with up-to-date marketing knowledge and a range of transferable skills, this programme enables you to study either French, Italian, Mandarin or Spanish in order to open up further international career opportunities. Your language element starts with a course suited to your level of prior knowledge, and you will build on that knowledge through the duration of your degree.You will learn to communicate in a variety of everyday and workplace contexts, both verbally and in writing, and to recognise, prepare and understand business correspondence in your chosen language. You will gain the ability to summarise material presented in the foreign language in English, and vice versa. You will also gain an awareness of the cultural, social and professional environment typical in the countries where that language is spoken. You will have the opportunity to gain exemptions from certain Chartered Institute of Marketing, Market Research Society and Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing examinations, helping you obtain professional recognition early in your career.What careers could I pursue?Graduates may pursue international careers in advertising, public relations, sales promotions, direct marketing and any other marketing field.

Modules

Year 1
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Principles and Practice of Marketing (30 credits)
Financial Aspects of Marketing/PR (15 credits)
Introduction to Digital Marketing L4 (15 credits)
Personal Professional Development - PPD1 (15 credits)
Brand Management (15 credits)
Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Mandarin 1 (30 credits)
Mandarin 2 (30 credits)
Mandarin 3 (30 credits)
European Languages (French 1) (30 credits)
European Languages (French 2) (30 credits)
European Languages (French 3) (30 credits)
European Languages (Italian 1) (30 credits)
European Languages (Italian 2) (30 credits)
European Languages (Italian 3) (30 credits)
European Languages (Spanish 1) (30 credits)
European Languages (Spanish 2) (30 credits)
European Languages (Spanish 3) (30 credits)
Year 2
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Research Methods (MET) (15 credits)
Customer Insight and Research (30 credits)
Personal & Professional Development 2 (PPD2) (15 credits)
Global Marketing Management (15 credits)
Marketing Management (15 credits)
Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Mandarin 2 (30 credits)
Mandarin 3 (30 credits)
Mandarin 4 (30 credits)
European Languages (French 2) (30 credits)
European Languages (French 3) (30 credits)
European Languages (French 4) (30 credits)
European Languages (Italian 2) (30 credits)
European Languages (Italian 3) (30 credits)
European Languages (Italian 4) (30 credits)
European Languages (Spanish 2) (30 credits)
European Languages (Spanish 3) (30 credits)
European Languages (Spanish 4) (30 credits)
Year 3
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Direct, Interactive and Digital Marketing (30 credits)
Business and Marketing Strategy (15 credits)
Internet Marketing (15 credits)
Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Business Creation Project (30 credits)
Consultancy Project (30 credits)
Dissertation (MET) (30 credits)
Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Mandarin 3 (30 credits)
Mandarin 4 (30 credits)
European Languages (French 3) (30 credits)
European Languages (French 4) (30 credits)
European Languages (Italian 3) (30 credits)
European Languages (Italian 4) (30 credits)
European Languages (Spanish 3) (30 credits)
European Languages (Spanish 4) (30 credits)

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through assignments, exams and presentations.

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
£12,100
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Greenwich Maritime (University Campus)

Department:

Marketing, Events and Tourism

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.

73%
low
Others in language and area studies
73%
med
Marketing

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.

Others in language and area studies

Teaching and learning

71%
Staff make the subject interesting
83%
Staff are good at explaining things
84%
Ideas and concepts are explored in-depth
74%
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

79%
Library resources
82%
IT resources
83%
Course specific equipment and facilities
66%
Course is well organised and has run smoothly

Student voice

Staff value students' opinions

Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

54%
UK students
46%
International students
28%
Male students
72%
Female students
79%
2:1 or above
11%
Drop out rate

Marketing

Teaching and learning

76%
Staff make the subject interesting
88%
Staff are good at explaining things
83%
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

86%
Library resources
84%
IT resources
84%
Course specific equipment and facilities
65%
Course is well organised and has run smoothly

Student voice

Staff value students' opinions

Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

55%
UK students
45%
International students
32%
Male students
68%
Female students
87%
2:1 or above
14%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

C
C
C

After graduation


The stats in this section 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.

Others in language and area studies

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

97%
med
Employed or in further education
100%
high
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

What do graduate employment figures really tell you?

This is a small, general category covering several different subject areas - so bear that in mind when you look at any stats. The most common courses covered here are in translation, with just 55 students graduating in translation degrees in 2015. The arts were the most likely job sector for graduates from these courses, but it's a good idea to go to university open days to ask tutors more specific questions about what previous graduates typically went on to do with their degree.

Marketing

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

£23,000
high
Average annual salary
93%
med
Employed or in further education
70%
med
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

53%
Sales, marketing and related associate professionals
10%
Media professionals
7%
Sales assistants and retail cashiers
What do graduate employment figures really tell you?

Want to join a fast-moving, diverse industry that's at the cutting edge of tech? Try marketing! A lot of the jobs are in London, but graduates don't just go to work in advertising agencies — all sorts of industries do their own marketing these days, and with the rise of digital and mobile technology, a lot of marketing is done in quite innovative ways using a wide range of methods. Common industries (apart from advertising and PR) include recruitment, online retail, higher education, banking and IT. A lot of jobs in this industry are handled through recruitment agencies, so if you get in touch with them early, that might give you a headstart for some of the jobs available. But be careful — unpaid working is not the norm in the marketing industry, but it is more common than in most sectors.

What about your long term prospects?

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

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This is usually because there were too few respondents in the data we receive to be able to provide results about the subject at this university.

Marketing

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

£19k

£19k

£21k

£21k

£25k

£25k

Note: this data only looks at employees (and not those who are self-employed or also studying) and covers a broad sample of graduates and the various paths they've taken, which might not always be a direct result of their degree.

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The Longitudinal Educational Outcomes dataset combines HRMC earnings data with student records from the Higher Education Statistics Agency.

While there are lots of factors at play when it comes to your future earnings, use this as a rough timeline of what graduates in this subject area were earning on average one, three and five years later. Can you see a steady increase in salary, or did grads need some experience under their belt before seeing a nice bump up in their pay packet?

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