Business

Arden University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

TEF Provisional

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The BA (Hons) Business will develop your management skills while exploring the internal and external business environment. Allowing you to study the basics of business, this degree is ideal for you if you’re interested in Management, Finance, Marketing and Human Resources. Take this ‘pure business’ route to get to grips with running an organisation. When you finish you will be an adaptable ‘all-rounder’ – essential in a modern, ever changing business world. With CMI accreditation and membership, this qualification is highly valued to many employers and will increase your employability prospects. You will also develop a range of transferrable skills that will aid you as you pursue a business career or further relevant study. Blended Learning: When you sign up for one of our compressed blended courses and become a student at an Arden University study centre, you get the best of both worlds. All the structure and personal tuition of a full time degree, coupled with the rich online resources and materials that our online students benefit from. This option is ideal for students who want the routine of a full time campus-based degree, without the full time commitment. This course is available to study at one of our study centres in Birmingham, Manchester, Tower Hill, Holborn and Ealing. Online Distance Learning Online Distance Learning is the flexible way of pursing a higher education qualification. You can study an international qualification without putting your life on hold. You will be able to watch online tutorials and access all of your learning materials online, you can study from any place in the world, on any device, at a time to suit you, as long as you can access the internet. If you don't want the huge expenses of going to a traditional university, or you are looking to gain work experience alongside gaining qualifications, online study may be the solution for you.

Course details

Modules

Your core modules are: Year 1 (Level 4) - Developing Personal and Management Skills Understanding the Business Environment Principles of Marketing Introduction to Finance People in Organisations Management Information Systems / Year 2 (Level 5) - Managing Across Cultures Business Processes Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Business Analysis Managing Knowledge Managing Change in Organisations / Year 3 (Level 6) - Contemporary Management Issues Strategic Management Managing Self and Others International Management Research Methods and Dissertation

Assessment method

Assessments provide an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include: Assignment Essays Presentations Case studies Portfolios of work Exams To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit. If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Management Institute

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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This course has standard entry requirements. To be eligible for this course through the standard entry requirements you must have either: Two subjects at GCE A level or equivalent, plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level or equivalent; or Completed a recognised Access Programme or equivalent.


English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6or equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £13500 Whole course
Northern Ireland £13500 Whole course
Scotland £13500 Whole course
Wales £13500 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fee per level: £4,500 Total Fee: £13,500
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