Business with Foundation Year at Arden University - UCAS

Business with Foundation Year

Arden University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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The Foundation Year will prepare you for success at undergraduate level, giving you the relevant skills and knowledge required for studying in Higher Education. The BA (Hons) Business degree will develop your management skills while exploring the internal and external business environment. Allowing you to study the basics of business, this degree is ideal for you if you’re interested in Management, Finance, Marketing and Human Resources. Take this ‘pure business’ route to get to grips with running an organisation. When you finish you will be an adaptable ‘all-rounder’ – essential in a modern, ever changing business world. With CMI accreditation and membership, this qualification is highly valued to many employers and will increase your employability prospects. You will also develop a range of transferrable skills that will aid you as you pursue a business career or further relevant study. Blended Learning: When you sign up for one of our compressed blended courses and become a student at an Arden University study centre, you get the best of both worlds. All the structure and personal tuition of a full time degree, coupled with the rich online resources and materials that our online students benefit from. This option is ideal for students who want the routine of a full time campus-based degree, without the full time commitment. This course is available to study at one of our study centres in Birmingham, Manchester, Tower Hill, Holborn and Ealing. Online Distance Learning Online Distance Learning is the flexible way of pursing a higher education qualification. You can study an international qualification without putting your life on hold. You will be able to watch online tutorials and access all of your learning materials online, you can study from any place in the world, on any device, at a time to suit you, as long as you can access the internet. If you don't want the huge expenses of going to a traditional university, or you are looking to gain work experience alongside gaining qualifications, online study may be the solution for you.

Course details

Modules

Foundation Year Modules Developing Academic Skills; Using Numeracy, Data & IT; Research Skills and Using Information; Values, Ethics & Working Collaboratively; Structure of Business; Technology in Organisations Year 2 (Level 4) Developing Personal and Management Skills; Understanding the Business Environment; Principles of Marketing; Introduction to Finance; People in Organisations; Management Information Systems Year 3 (Level 5) Managing Across Cultures; Business Processes; Enterprise and Entrepreneurship; Business Analysis; Managing Knowledge; Managing Change in Organisations Year 4 (Level 6) Contemporary Management Issues; Strategic Management; Managing Self and Others; International Management; Research Methods and Dissertation

Assessment method

Assessments are designed to provide you an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include: Assignment Essays Presentations Case studies Portfolios of work To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit. If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions and tips for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Management Institute

Unistats information

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeN401
Institution code R25
Campus nameTower Hill Study Centre
Campus codeT

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information

Candidates are required to submit a personal statement (of between 350-500 words) or attend an interview demonstrating an ability to study the programme, taking into account : o their motivation for undertaking the programme o relevant work experience o prior qualifications o references


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6or equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £31000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £31000 Whole course
Scotland £31000 Whole course
Wales £31000 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fee per level: £7,750 Total Fee: £31,000
Business with Foundation Year at Arden University - UCAS