University of Salford

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Management with Innovation and Technology with Foundation Year

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Course summary

The BSc Business Management with Innovation and Technology programme looks at how future managers can grasp the advantages of technology to run the business of the future. This industry informed undergraduate degree combines practice-based use of digital tools with a challenging academic curriculum bringing together modules from IT, computing and management degrees. In recent years, advancements in information technology have had a massive impact on the way that business operates, creating a huge number of new challenges and opportunities for organisations. By studying this undergraduate degree, you will be prepared and qualified for these exciting new opportunities, making you highly employable in this growing sector. You will study your degree at our Salford campus close to Manchester city centre. The Foundation Year of the four-year programme aims to provide understanding of the key subjects in business to meet the prerequisites for study on the associated degree programme. The key areas of study will be effective communication and study skills combined with key subjects in business. You will be introduced to basic theories and concepts within the disciplines to provide a basic knowledge in all related subject areas. The programme will introduce you to essential areas of business necessary for progression onto business, accounting or law degrees. You will learn how to apply business concepts to real life organisations and develop communication, IT and study skills. Following completion of the Foundation Year, you will progress on to year one of your selected degree for the remainder three years of your course (four years if you are choosing to do the professional placement year). This course is available with a Professional Experience Year, giving you the opportunity to apply the skills, knowledge and understanding you have gained in the first two years of the course. If you choose to take the professional year option, you will not pay fees to the University and will earn a wage for the work that you do. In addition, you may choose to Study Abroad with one of our partner Universities for a semester or a year. To find out more, visit our website and search Business Management with Innovation and Technology with Foundation Year

Course details

Modules

Foundation Year; Foundations of Business, Academic and Personal Skills, Foundations of Human Resource Management, Economics for Business, Digital Business. Year 1; Digital and Business Skills, Understanding Organisations, Business Information Systems, The Future of Business, Business with Innovation and Technology in Practice, Data Analysis for Business. Year 2; Professional Development, Web Application Development (WAD), Mobile App Development (MAD), Project Management, Live Business Project. Year 3; Business Ethics and Sustainability, Leadership and Management in Innovation and Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Strategic Digital Transformation, Business Innovation & Digital Transformation (BIDT), BIT Project.


How to apply

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If you already have a 2021 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application codes

Course code:
N195
Institution code:
S03
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation
  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
58%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
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Fees and funding

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Business Management with Innovation and Technology with Foundation Year at University of Salford - UCAS