This course is designed to train you for the jobs of the future; you’ll be taught the fundamentals of business management in the wider context of the contemporary business landscape, ensuring your skills will remain flexible and adaptable as the world changes. Our Business Management degree is an engaging and interactive course where you will develop the skills and understanding you need to succeed in a wide range of business careers. The course combines practical professional experience with creative approaches to enterprise and innovation that will develop your entrepreneurial spirit. We incorporate as much hands-on experience and professional training as possible; you’ll learn from guest speakers, and study work-based projects, with opportunities to take up work experience either through undertaking a one-year paid placement or through a ten-week placement in your final year. During this degree you will explore a variety of practice-based topics across a full range of business and management disciplines, including: Marketing Accounting and Finance Human Resource Management Information Systems Operations Management Business Strategy Research Skills The first year of study focuses on providing the foundation to the rest of the degree through introducing you to the key subject areas, in parallel with allowing time to focus on your personal and team development skills. As you progress through the degree you will also have option modules that will let you specialise further in key business areas. In your final year of study you will undertake a management project. This allows you to research an area of particular interest. Students have the opportunity to develop skills in a placement setting either through undertaking a one-year paid placement or through a ten week placement in their final year.
You will learn through practice-based modules. Topics equip you for a graduate career in many business fields and industries. You will explore a full range of business and management disciplines, including Marketing, Human Resource Management, Business Strategy, Accounting and Finance, Information Systems, Operations Management and Research Skills for business. Your first year of study provides the building blocks for the degree, as well as any specialisation you choose. At the same time, you focus on key employability skills including personal and team development skills. As you progress through the degree programme, you will choose option modules to help you specialise in key business areas. In your final year of study with us, instead of a traditional theory-based dissertation, you will undertake a Management Project focussing on a key business problem to demonstrate your practical understanding of business.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Bishop Otter Campus, Chichester
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
The University welcomes mature applicants who may not have the standard entry requirements listed here. As an alternative, a 'non-standard entry portfolio' may be set for the applicant to complete in order to demonstrate their readiness for higher education.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||No component less than 5.5|
|PTE Academic||50||50-57 and no lower than 50-57 in each component|
|TOEFL (iBT)||79||At least: 18 in Reading 17 in Listening 20 in Speaking 17 in Writing|
Qualifications recognised for English language proficiency
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Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|