University of Chester

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Management (with Professional Placement Year)

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Course summary

This course is offered at both University of Chester- Queens Park, and University Centre Shrewsbury. Chester- Queens Park Campus Explore the dynamic world of business. Realise your amazing qualities. Develop real skills. Gain cutting edge knowledge. Your transformation from student to future business professional will begin from day one. Here at Chester you can either undertake the BA Business Management course or choose to study one of four pathways: Business Management (Entrepreneurship), Business Management (Human Resources), Business Management (Marketing) or Business Management (Finance). We will equip you with much more than business knowledge. Your future employers are seeking skills that we develop with you, meaning that you leave us with experiences that should give you an edge at interview and in the workplace. Challenge Norms Most of what you study will be anchored to today’s business world, but we will support you to challenge assumptions and make relevant management decisions. By referring to top companies and emerging sectors such as cognitive science, financial innovation and data analytics you will be well placed to focus and develop your career. The Placement Year is an opportunity to work in industry or practice so that you can put everything learnt so far into practice and gain hands-on experience. University Centre Shrewsbury This course develops students to become resourceful and responsive managers capable of meeting the challenges of today’s business world. We bring Business and Management to life with inspiring and real experiences which will enable you to explore the dynamic world of business whilst developing the skills and knowledge to successfully begin your management career. University Centre Shrewsbury is a welcoming and unique place that will enable you to grow to be a confident business professional. Business is a competitive world, which is why we will equip you with much more than knowledge. Your future employers are seeking skills that we develop with you, and you will leave us with experiences that will give you an edge at interview and in the workplace. Course Features You will gain knowledge of fundamental concepts and topics, including people, money, politics, economics and entrepreneurship, and explore your personal growth. You will advance your understanding of decision making, human resources, international operations and research skills, and you will study advanced and research-informed topics, generate your own research output, and find your specialisation within your degree. Throughout the course, you will be mentored and supported by a Personal Academic Tutor, who will be there to help you navigate through academic challenges. The Placement Year is an opportunity to work in industry or practice so that you can put everything learnt so far into practice and gain hands-on experience. https://www1.chester.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/business-management-shrewsbury?campus=&mode=28569&course=

Modules

For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University of Chester's Website.

Assessment method

Queens Park- Assessments drive you towards becoming a professional manager – from reports, essays, pitches and exams to more research informed and critical analyses at the end of your studies – you can excel. University Centre Shrewsbury- Assessments will drive you towards becoming a professional manager who excels – via reports, essays, pitches, exams, and more research-informed and critical analyses at the end of your studies.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N200
Institution code:
C55
Campus name:
Chester
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3
  • Year 4

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

The University of Chester considers a wide range of Level 3 qualifications and a wide range of professional / vocational qualifications.


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
90%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

The University may increase these fees at the start of each subsequent year of your course in line with inflation at that time, as measured by the Retail Price Index. These fee levels and increases are subject to any necessary government, and other regulatory, approvals.
Business Management (with Professional Placement Year) at University of Chester - UCAS