Loughborough College

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business and Management

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Course summary

This two-year Foundation Degree programme has been designed to enable a multidisciplinary study of Business and Management at a higher level. You will gain a theoretical and practical understanding of Business and Management in a variety of industry contexts. The modules on this course will provide you with the skills and experience necessary for successful employment through a combination of theoretical study and practical tasks. This programme will allow you to enhance your current knowledge and skills in order to develop as an informed Business and Management specialist. Your learning will include lectures, seminars, guest speakers, trips, peer group learning and a series of practical tasks in relation to starting your own business. The programme allows you to study modules such as:

  • Financial Management
  • Leadership
  • Performance Management
  • Marketing
  • Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
  • Leading Change
Your academic and course tutor will work with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting your development and tracking your academic progress to ensure that you achieve your best. Features/Benefits
  • Induction and team-building trips
  • Opportunity to start your own business through working with Young Enterprise
  • Plan and deliver your own Young Enterprise business launch as part of a team
  • A chance to gain work experience placements
  • Opportunities to achieve additional ILM qualifications
  • Study a course that provides you with the essential skills and experience to enhance your employability or prepare you for further study.
  • Study in a supportive environment, with a range of services at your fingertips to help you reach your full potential.
  • Be a full member of Loughborough Students Union- consistently voted No.1 for student experience.
Progression Opportunities Following completion of this course, many students have progressed to the final-year BA (Hons) Top-Up Degree in Leadership and Management at Loughborough College. Some students have also gone directly into employment in a variety of service sector industries.

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Modules: Customer Care, Work Based Experiene , Leadership, Marketing, Performance Management, Developing Teams and Research and Academic Skills Year 2 Modules: Research Project, Human Resource Management, Finance, Leading Change, Business Enterprise and Business Law

Assessment method

The programme uses a variety of assessment techniques to ensure that you can demonstrate the range of learning outcomes. Subject knowledge and understanding is assessed through examinations, coursework essays, coursework reports, individual or group presentations, written evaluations, debates and posters will be used as other forms of assessment. These also assess a range of transferable skills, including confidence in academic written communication.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N291
Institution code:
L77
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We welcome applications from mature students over the age of 21 and may be flexible in our normal offer if you show a commitment to succeed and have the relevant skills and experience of working within the industry.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
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Student satisfaction
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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
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Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8250 Year 1
Scotland £8250 Year 1
Wales £8250 Year 1
EU £12500 Year 1
International £12500 Year 1
Channel Islands £12500 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £12500 Year 1

Additional fee information

The cost of some activities are not included in your tuition fee and you will need to meet this cost in addition to your fees. A summary of the costs that you may be expected to pay, and what is included in your fees can be found on our website.
Business and Management at Loughborough College - UCAS