This new degree aims to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to operate as successful managers and entrepreneurs in the ever-changing and competitive business world. We need to equip you with much more than business knowledge, because potential employers are seeking a comprehensive range of skillsets. You’ll leave us with real experiences that should help give the edge at interview and in the workplace. This award is validated by The Open University. About the course Business is brought to life with a focus on real-world business and management scenarios, around key themes: -sustainable approaches to business and management -planning for effective marketing and promotion -managing business function areas -current trends and changes in management -enabling success by using strategic choices -business innovation Year 1 (Level 4) modules include: -developing personal and academic studies -sustainable approaches to business and management -business law -essentials of marketing -introduction to sustainability -insight into economics -principles of finance Year 2 (Level 5) modules include: -sustainable management and leadership -business decision making -human resources management -entrepreneurship -promotional campaigns -supply chain management Year 3 (Level 6) modules include: -strategic management -employment law -global marketing -business ethics and sustainability -major research project Entry requirements -You must have achieved 56 UCAS tariff points from Level 3 qualifications or equivalent (including a relevant T Level qualification). -You are required to have GCSE passes at a minimum grade 4 (formerly grade C) or equivalent in English and Mathematics. -Mature applicants who do not meet the standard entry criteria but have relevant industry or life experience are very welcome to apply. Applicants who have already achieved (or expect to pass) a full Level 5 (such as an HND or Foundation Degree) in a relevant subject area are very welcome to apply for direct entry to Year 3 (Level 6) of the programme. Use entry point 3 when making your UCAS choice. Assessments A mixture of traditional and innovative assessment methods will be used, including individual and group presentations, discussions, report writing, case studies, presentations, research and project work, examinations, reflective journals and work-based projects. Qualification awarded: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business and Management - validated by The Open University. Bursaries We want our courses to be accessible to students from any background, so we’ve put together a cash support package in the form of non-repayable bursaries to provide financial help where it’s really needed. Details for 2023-24 will be advertised once approved by the university regulator – the Office for Students (OfS). Please check our website - www.nottinghamcollege.ac.uk - for more information. Your career and progression Graduates will be well-placed for careers in a wide range of settings in the public, private and voluntary sectors . This multi-disciplinary degree provides the skillsets needed to succeed in business after you graduate and does not limit you to a specific job. Most of our graduates enter the business world and find employment in a wide range of organisations, in the public, private and voluntary sectors. After graduating you could become a: business advisor, business development manager, investment banker, data analyst, consultant, project manager, accounts manager, risk manager, stockbroker, estate agent, HR manager, supply chain manager, teacher. Several have chosen to continue their studies to postgraduate level.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
Republic of Ireland
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
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)
Applicants to Year 2 must have passed (or expect to achieve) 120 academic credits from a relevant subject area. For example, by passing a full Level 4 qualification (such as a Higher National Certificate or equivalent). Applicants to Year 3 must have passed (or expect to achieve) 240 academic credits in a relevant subject area. For example, by passing a full Level 5 qualification (such as a Foundation Degree, Higher National Diploma or equivalent).
Students are advised to contact their own national student finance service for up-to-date information concerning potential financial support. Applicants who are permanently resident outside the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Gibraltar or Republic of Ireland are advised to contact the College before submitting an application. Any additional costs or fees are shown on the UCAS page for each individual course.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5.5||An overall band score of 5.5; with no individual component less than 5.0.|
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£8250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£8250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£8250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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