Burnley College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Central Lancashire

Business and Management

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Course summary

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This foundation degree has been designed to develop knowledge and understanding of a range of business disciplines including line management, marketing, accounting and business practice. It will focus on developing the undergraduate’s core study skills, general business knowledge and problem solving abilities. As part of their studies, undergraduates may have the opportunity to visit local businesses to enhance their understanding and perception of their studies. Local employers will also be invited to provide ‘guest lectures’ further enriching the experience of the course.

Course details


First Line Management, Professional & Academic Skills, Preparing for Learning From Work, Organisations in their Environment, Management and Organisational Functions, Entrepreneurship & Small Business Start-up, Marketing Principles for Business, Business Management & Practice, Accounting Human Resource Management Managerial Decision Making

Assessment method

A variety of assessment methods may be used including: Essays Coursework, business reports, seminar presentations, academic essays, Analysing case studies Individual and group assignments Independent study: research and reading and formal exams.

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeBM01
Institution code B69
Campus nameBurnley College
Campus codeA

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 - 112 points

Additional entry requirements


Our typical offer is 104-112 UCAS Points. We operate a flexible admissions policy and treat everyone as an individual. This means that we will take into consideration your educational achievements and predicted grades (where applicable) together with your application as a whole, including work experience and personal statement. General Studies accepted. BTEC Extended Diploma: Merit, Merit, Merit GCSE: 5 at grade C/4 including Maths & English or equivalent Applications from individuals with non-standard qualifications, relevant work or life experience and who can demonstrate the ability to cope with and benefit from degree-level studies, are welcome and these applicants will be interviewed.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note fees for the foundation year will be £6,000, and then £9,000 per year for the remainder of the course. *subject only to annual increase in line with UK Retail Price Index inflation rate
Business and Management at Burnley College - UCAS