**Please note that the information provided relates to the current academic year and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University. Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information.** Course summary
- Prepare for the degree with an extra foundation year at the start.
- Learn the essential skills of business management and the role of IT.
- Increase your employability through industrial placements.
- Experience a strong sense of community and outreach through various student led social initiatives.
- You will develop a solid background in the commercial applications of technology and gain good general business skills, enabling you to pursue a broad choice of careers. You will be equipped with the knowledge to undertake professional accreditations such as PRINCE2 (Project Management) or ITIL (ServiceManagement).
- lectures, tutorials and seminars
- work-based learning projects, peer mentoring events and employability fairs
- group and individual coursework involving written and verbal communication activities, problem-solving activities and information-gathering activities (including desk-based or field research)
- continuous reflection on your personal and professional development
- independent study
- In the foundation year, you’ll build on your existing knowledge and experience — developing useful academic, computing and IT skills in preparation for undergraduate study. You’ll benefit from innovative course content that allows you to access and use cutting-edge technology. Throughout, you’ll reflect on your progress, and build valuable communication and interpersonal skills.
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course. See the modules table below for further information. Year 1 Compulsory modules Foundations In Computing - 120 credits Year 2 Compulsory modules Employability And Work Based Learning - 20 credits Information Analysis For Business - 20 credits Information Systems - 20 credits Introduction To Digital Technology - 20 credits Managing And Understanding Customers - 20 credits Understanding Organisations - 20 credits Year 3 Compulsory modules Database Administration And Security - 20 credits Employability And Project Based Learning - 20 credits Managing Business Finance - 20 credits Service Operation And Service Transition - 20 credits Elective modules Business Analysis For Enterprise Systems - 20 credits Digital Marketing - 20 credits Information Management - 20 credits It Infrastructure And Emerging Technologies - 20 credits Managing And Developing People - 20 credits Year 4 Optional modules - Placement Year - 0 credits Final year Compulsory modules Developing Strategies For Change - 20 credits Entrepreneurial Theory And Practice - 20 credits Professional Practice - 20 credits Relationship Marketing Management - 20 credits Elective modules Applied Business Intelligence - 20 credits Dissertation - 20 credits Innovative Multimedia - 20 credits Knowledge Management - 20 credits
Coursework, Exams, Practicals
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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Points of entry
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
We may also accept you, if you have limited qualifications but can show evidence of ability and a genuine commitment to studying the subject. Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 at the point of enrolment.
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Additional entry requirements
Some applicants may be invited to attend an informal interview with the course leader to ensure that the programme is suitable for themselves and their aspirations. UK students may be able to claim financial support for the course. Please note that the information provided on this web page relates to 2022 courses and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent.|
If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.
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