BA (Hons) Business Management

Start Date: 14 September 2020
Duration: 3 Years - This course is taught over 2-3 days per week
Attendance: Full Time
Location: Victoria Centre
Suitable for: Adults, International Students

About The Course

Course code: N300 - Institution code: W52

What Will I Study?

Year 1 (Level 4)

Students are required to study six mandatory 20-credit modules in Year 1:

  • Study Skills & Personal Development
  • Business Environment and the Law
  • Marketing Management
  • Introduction to Human Resources
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Tourism and Events Operations (specialist module)

Year 2 (Level 5)

Students are required to study six 20-credit modules in Year 2 (4 mandatory modules and 2 modules chosen from a range of options):

Mandatory modules:

  • Project Management
  • Management in Organisations
  • Developing Professional Practice
  • Event Management and Event Design

Optional modules of which 2 will be chosen:

  • Small Business Management
  • Gastronomy and Wine
  • Visitor Attraction Management
  • Visual Merchandising and Psychology
  • Financial Management
  • Sustainable Development

Year 3 (Level 6)

Students are required to undertake five modules (four 20-credit mandatory modules and one 40-credit module from a choice of two optional modules):

Mandatory modules:

  • Enterprise Project
  • Human Resources & Organisational Development
  • Financial & Revenue Management
  • Strategic Business Management

One of the following optional 40-credit modules:

  • Dissertation
  • Consultancy project

Compulsory modules help students to build academic competence by exploring underpinning theories while developing practical and transferable skills. Optional modules encourage more self-managed learning skills. Module availability may be subject to change. The timetable will be available in August 2019.

What Will I Need?

You will need:

  • An appropriate full Level 3 qualification, such as Advanced GNVQ/AVCE, NVQ, National Diplomas, Baccalaureate or Irish Leaving Certificate with passes in five subjects at higher level, passes in Open University courses or a Merit profile for a recognised Access course
  • Supporting passes at GCSE including English and Maths at grade 5 (grade C) or above

International students will require equivalent qualifications to those specified above, including an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each area, or equivalent English qualification. The equivalence of qualifications from outside the UK will be determined according to NARIC guidance.

How Will I Be Assessed?

Assessment methods may include:

  • Written reports/essays
  • Seminars
  • Discussion forums/blogs
  • Academic posters, displays, leaflets
  • Case studies
  • Dissertation or work-based consultancy project
  • Examinations
  • Practical experiment
  • Time-constrained assessments

What Will It Cost?

Tuition Fees

£5,990 per year
£7,990 per year (International Students)

Additional Costs

In addition to the annual tuition fees, there may be additional costs associated with your programme, including:

  • Approximately £50 per student for a subsidised European field trip (3 days/2 nights) in years 1 and 2. You will be liable for your own daily living expenses including food and beverages, and travel expenses to and from the departure and arrival point
  • Ad hoc day trips/excursions e.g. visits to employers or exhibitions. You may incur additional travel costs and on some occasions, entrance fees

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