Overview: The ability to think innovatively within a business environment is becoming an essential skill for businesses that operate within an increasingly complex environment. With a BA (Hons) Business and Management Top-up) Degree you demonstrate the ability to not just to study, but also to work at a higher level. You will develop the skills and knowledge needed to operate at a senior level within organisations. You will learn about organisational transformation and be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of management and leadership at a strategic level. Being able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of management at a strategic level can make the difference when you are applying for a management role. We work with a large number of employers in the area, many of whom are looking for graduates from the BA (Hons) Business and Management course.
Entry Requirements A Level Five subject specialism qualification (HND, CIPD or a Foundation Degree for example) is needed to gain entry onto this programme.
UCAS CODE N2N1
Modules Strategic Management (20 credits) Innovation and Entrepreneurship (20 credits) Project Management (20 credits) Leadership and Change (20 credits) Dissertation (40 credits)
Assessment We will always assess students through a variety of methods and learning styles, this includes assessments such as strategic reports, written submissions, policy reviews and presentations.
Fees Ł7500 per year/level of study
Validating Partner This programme is validated by the Open University
Contact Hours Timetabled sessions will be nine hours a week, there will be expected self-directed study and an additional commitment to contributing to seminars which will equate to a total of 15 hours per week.
You will study a range of modules, including Strategic Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Leadership and Change. Through the writing of a dissertation you will be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge and understanding of an area of specialist study in a business related topic of your choice
Level 5 Subject Specific Qualification (HE Top Ups Only), IELTS Score: 6.5 Although we use UCAS points as a guide for students coming straight from school or college, for us, what you've achieved in the past isn't nearly as important as what we believe you can achieve in the future and we excel at providing the support that helps students succeed, regardless of their previous academic background
In addition: Applicants should have a Foundation Degree, HND in a subject relevant discipline or equivalent award in a cognate subject.