West Suffolk College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of East Anglia

Business and Management

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Course summary

The business environment is continually changing. Management and leadership skills are essential for driving businesses forward. The BA (Hons) Business and Management programme will equip you with the knowledge, skills and experience that will enable you to be ‘professionally ready’ on graduation. You will appreciate the importance of the social, political, ethical, technological, environmental, and global contexts in which business organisations operate. You will develop your own leadership skills as well as your analytical, communication, creativity, and problem-solving skills relevant to modern business and professional contexts. Contemporary issues including sustainability, financial management and the global supply chain will raise your awareness of challenges faced and a range of business organisations will support your professional development. You will be provided with opportunities to develop your professional network and career opportunities within the ever-changing business environment.


Semester 1 Year 1 L4 Business and the contemporary business environment Marketing processes and planning Business economics and data analysis Semester 2 Year 1 L4 Managing people and organisations Introduction to financial management Essentials of small business development Semester 1 Year 2 L5 Project Management Managing operations and organisational change Financial management and reporting for decision making Semester 2 Year 2 L5 Law for business Research methods Business sustainability Semester 1 Year 3 L6 Globalisation and management Responsibility, ethics, and sustainability Major Project (40 credits Semester 1 & 2) Semester 2 Year 3 L6 Procurement and the international supply chain Strategic management Major project (40 credits Sem1/2)

Assessment method

A range of assessment methods are used including presentations, reports, time constrained assessments, examinations and essays.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

GCSE minimum Grade C/4 in English and Maths

Additional entry requirements


Non-standard applicants who do not meet the published entry requirements maybe considered on an individual basis and we encourage such applicants to contact [email protected] for further guidance.

English language requirements

Grade C/4or equivalent in English and Maths English language requirements: IELTS (Academic) Garde 6 IELTS 6.0 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components) where English is not the student’s first language.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8500 Year 1
Scotland £8500 Year 1
Wales £8500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Course books and materials £100 approx. per annum.
Business and Management at West Suffolk College - UCAS