Staffordshire University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship (with a Foundation Year)

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Course summary

Get the hands-on experience vital for entrepreneurial thinkers and innovators. In a world characterised by volatility, complexity and uncertainty leaders must know how to innovate. Our BA (Hons) Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship will develop your ability to think flexibly and creatively, and you will graduate with the entrepreneurial mindset required to succeed and thrive in uncertain business environments. Our emphasis on ethical business models and sustainability will position you to create long-lasting value for your organisation and you will learn the practical skills needed to venture out on your own. For our business courses at Staffordshire University, we provide a streamlined teaching method, allowing you to focus on one module at a time. To allow true immersion in each stage of your learning, you will study one topic over a five-week period and receive your results before starting the next module. Our approach focuses on individual skills and will develop your expertise as an independent learner and problem solver, preparing you for a fast-paced, focused career in business. On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BA (Hons) Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Students will also graduate with a CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership.

Modules

Foundation Year: Communication in the Digital Age, Managing People for Planet and Profit, Business Performance, External Business Environments and Business Simulation Project Year 1: The Future of Work, Data and Decision Making, Global Challenges and Opportunities, Risk and Reward, Social Enterprise, The Balance of Power. Year 2: Entrepreneurship and Culture, An Entrepreneurial Mindset, Enterprise in Practice, Sustainable Business Development, Business Creativity and Innovation Year 3: Entrepreneurial Strategy, Innovative Change Management, Entrepreneurial Finance, New Venture Creation OR Applied Consultancy Project.

Assessment method

Assessment methods depend on the modules you will be studying. The primary methods of assessment are coursework and evaluative assignments, digital portfolio development, in-class tests, presentations (both individual and group) and examinations. Most modules include a Tutorial Assessment, which carries a weighting of around 10% and your attendance and participation in class will be reflected in the awarded mark.

Professional bodies

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

  • Chartered Management Institute

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N245
Institution code:
S72
Campus name:
Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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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
EU £16750 Year 1
International £16750 Year 1

Additional fee information

For further details of what is and is not included in your tuition fees please visit www.staffs.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees/
Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship (with a Foundation Year) at Staffordshire University - UCAS