Are you interested in a career in business? A Business Management degree from Newcastle College University Centre will give you the skills and knowledge you need to build a strong foundation fir future success within the private, public and not-for-profit business sectors. This two-year degree will not only develop your ability to transform initial business ideas and concepts in to innovative campaigns, but you will work on live briefs from a variety of businesses to better understand the challenges of operating within a dynamic business environment. You will cover the main areas of business including Finance, Marketing, Human Resources and Leadership as well as specialist modules to give you a competitive edge in your career. Throughout this course you will learn from industry-experienced tutors as well as a range of guest speakers and benefit from industry visits which will give you first-hand experience of how businesses operate and how they adapt and meet the challenges faced to become successful business owners and entrepreneurs. During this degree you will work on live briefs from employers, working with industry professionals on a range of exercises to understand current issues in the world of business. You will also have the opportunity to visit external businesses such as ENGIE, SGS, Barclays and Changing Lives, widening your experience of working with employers. These opportunities will provide you with the knowledge and skills to be come informed, confident and successful employees, managers and entrepreneurs. You can progress your studies with BA (Hons) Business Management (Top-Up) degree available at Newcastle College University Centre. Professionally, you could secure a role within a business as a team leader, accounts assistant, retail manager, project manager or alternatively, start your own business and become a successful entrepreneur.
Year One: • Academic Study Skills • Finance Fundamentals • Human Resource Management • Managing Business Organisations • Marketing Essentials • Personal Development or Recognition of Prior Learning • Work Related Learning. Year Two: • Contemporary Issues in Business • Business Decision Making • Professional Development • Work Based Learning • People, Management and Organisations • Financial Management • Employment Law • Quality and Operations Management • Digital Business • Leadership • Marketing Planning.
Students are taught through • Seminars • Lectures • Microsoft Teams along with other learning technology platforms • Group work • Independent study. Students are assessed through • Practical activities • Role plays • Presentations • Timed tests • Live briefs • Written reports • Work-based learning project.
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
The following entry points are available for this course:
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Applicants are normally expected to have achieved grade C(4) in GCSE Mathematics and English Language.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.