University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

Leadership and Management (Engineering) (Top Up)

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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The BA (Hons) top-up degree has a range of core modules relating to leadership and management. This will provide a progression route for students on the FD Leadership and Management programmes (including pathways) and also provide progression opportunities for graduates of other business related foundation degrees and Higher National Diplomas.

Course details

Modules

Modules may include: Research Methods: You will develop research and evaluative skills and knowledge. Dissertation: You will produce independent research Marketing Management and Strategy: You will acquire the skills needed to undertake a marketing audit for a selected organisation in order to develop a strategic marketing plan including use of the integrated marketing mix. Strategic Leadership and Enterprise: You will develop an understanding of strategic leadership in relation to the implementation of strategy within an organisation. Contemporary Human Resource Management: You will focus on human resource management and be provided with an insight into contemporary employment practices within commercial organisations and develop essential skills in securing and retaining employees. Global Operations and Contexts: You will develop your understanding of the global context in relation to the management of the relevant organisation.

Assessment method

Formative activities include, group discussions, direct and indirect questioning, simulated practice, analytical tool practice, research tasks, and role plays, for instance. Summative assessments have been designed to reflect employability skills and occupationally-related tasks. Assessment methods adopted on the programme include individual, group and poster presentations, case studies, reports, business plans, audits, class-based assessments, portfolios and reflective statements.


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Leeds City College and it's various centres welcome students from across the EU and international students who are already residing in the UK. The College is not currently recruiting students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) whose immigration permission is for education only.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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This programme is predominately offered to those students who wish to continue their studies after successful completion of a Foundation Degree or HND in Leadership and Management, Retail, Marketing or Business. The standard entry requirement is normally a merit grade profile at HND level or FdA from a UK Institution, however where students haven’t met this grade and may have some mitigating circumstances, individual cases will be considered. Where appropriate, interviews will be used to ascertain the applicant’s suitability for entry to the course.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £3975 Year 1
England £3975 Year 1
Northern Ireland £3975 Year 1
Scotland £3975 Year 1
Wales £3975 Year 1
Channel Islands £3975 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees are charged per academic year. Please note that the fees for those starting an 18 month part time Top Up course in the academic year of 2020-21 will be charged at £3975 in the first year and £1988 in the second year of their studies.
Leadership and Management (Engineering) (Top Up) at University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College - UCAS