Newcastle College University Centre

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Management (Marketing) Top-up

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Course summary

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This course has been designed to enable you develop a critical awareness of the strategic aspects of marketing and major aspects of the planning and control of marketing operations as well as the ability to evaluate various marketing activities. You will learn how to create, manage and enhance brands and will consider topics including advertising, public relations, media planning, marketing and sales strategy. Your dissertation will give you the opportunity to focus on organisational based issues and develop skills in research and analysis. Through studying the course, you will also develop professional skills such as organisational skills, the ability to remain calm under pressure and multi-task as well as the creative flair to devise and implement successful marketing campaigns. You may wish to enhance your career prospects by securing a voluntary work placement. This is not a mandatory requirement of the course but is recommended to help you gain valuable work experience. Previous graduates have secured employment with Balfour Beatty, Gateshead Council, Tesco, Winn Solicitors, NHS and Starbucks. A number of students have also progressed into job roles as trainee teachers within further education. Some graduates choose to continue their education and, if you decide to continue your studies, this course provides an ideal platform for further study through our MA or MBA qualifications.

Course details


Ethical Management, Dissertation, Entrepreneurship, Research Methods, Strategy and Change, Strategic Marketing and Management.

Assessment method

You will learn through lectures, tutorials, seminars, group work, reflective accounts and research. You will be expected to devote approximately 12 hours per week to independent study as directed by your module leader. You will be assessed through research projects, presentations and assignments which analyse specific areas around the development of marketing and an appreciation of marketing practice.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants to achieve a pass or higher in the relevant Foundation Degree or Level 5 equivalence (i.e. HND or Diploma in HE).

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000* Year 1
England £9000* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000* Year 1
Scotland £9000* Year 1
Wales £9000* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Business Management (Marketing) Top-up at Newcastle College University Centre - UCAS