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Course summary

By taking this course, you benefit from an integrated syllabus that brings together business management and the legal framework within which it operates. You study essential aspects of business management including marketing, accounting, human resource management, strategy and project management alongside the fundamentals of business law such as contract law, tort law and intellectual property law. You also learn how to apply theory to real-life situations, making you an efficient and effective manager in any organisational, cultural or social context. Why choose this course?

  • Learn in small classes through lectures, seminars and workshops, cementing your learning via group projects, research exercises, presentations and case study analyses
  • The combination of business skills and legal knowledge make you attractive to employers across a wide range of organisations. It is also an invaluable preparation if starting your own business
  • Gain from the opportunity to work independently on a final-year dissertation, undertaking research in your chosen area
  • Take the course over four year and benefit from a fee-free placement year in industry (see below), gaining experience, building your CV and making contacts for the future
  • If you need an entry route into degree-level study, start with a Foundation Year (see below), completion of which guarantees you entry to this degree course
  • Benefit from a degree which gives you access to careers in general management roles, plus more specialist opportunities in human resources, e-business, operations or project management


• Accounting For Business (AAF016-1) Compulsory • Contract Law (LAW007-1) Compulsory • Foundations Of Business Communication (BBS003-1) Compulsory • Foundations Of Business Management (BBS013-1) Compulsory • Principles Of Marketing (MAR001-1) Compulsory • Business Research Methods (BSS019-2) Compulsory • Economics For Business (AAF036-2) Compulsory • Human Resource Management (SHR018-2) Compulsory • Law Of Tort (LAW002-2) Compulsory • Marketing Planning (MAR002-2) Optional • Sustainable Business Management (BSS017-2) Optional • Company Law (LAW009-3) Compulsory • Digital Business Management (BSS041-3) Compulsory • Intellectual Property Law (LAW015-3) Compulsory • Management And Administration Of Operations (BSS042-3) Compulsory • Specialist Project (Business Management) (BSS045-3) Compulsory • Strategy And Change Management (BSS013-3) Compulsory Every effort is made to ensure this information is accurate at the point of publication on the UCAS website. For the most up-to-date information, please refer to our website.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants with other qualifications will be considered. If you would like to check that your qualifications will be accepted please contact the university.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1

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Business Management with Law at University of Bedfordshire - UCAS