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The BA (Hons) top-up degree is an exciting new course taught at Bury College University Centre and validated by the University of Bolton. It is ideal if you have successfully completed a Foundation Degree or HND in a Beauty Management related topic and allows you to develop a greater understanding of your leadership and management skills and the practical experience you need to be able to manage a salon or start your own business. Theoretical concepts and knowledge will be underpinned by practical application through class based discussions and research. You will be given the opportunity to analyse a particular area of the industry that interests you through the undertaking of a dissertation. This course will give you a strong foundation for a variety of future careers in the Beauty Therapy industry. Throughout your studies you will be offered support in the development of relevant study skills such as academic, ICT, independent learning, communication and time management. The teaching and learning strategies typically used by tutors on the course include lectures, seminars, practical workshops and tutorial. You will also be expected to undertake a significant amount of independent study. Bury College University Centre is working hard to put appropriate safety measures into place and welcoming you to a safe learning environment this Autumn. In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, face to face teaching will be delivered where practically possible and will follow guidelines on social distancing. In response to changing circumstances and changes in public health advice, learning will be delivered in small class sizes. Online resources will be used to support learning. In the event of further social restrictions, for example a further lockdown, delivery of courses will be taught online using a blend of learning resources and online teaching. Please note that this course does not contain any practical or work experience elements. Therefore, all modules can be delivered online or through a mixture of face to face and online if required. Our experienced tutors will be on hand to offer a high level of support throughout and will continue to help and guide you in the event of any change in circumstances.
Major Project Small Business Enterprise Planning Strategic Management for Hair and Beauty Business Innovations and Developments in Beauty Salon Services Marketing Management in the Beauty Industry
The programme is informed by employers and recognises current developments in the Beauty Therapy industry Career and life skills such as leadership, team management and professional communication have been integrated into the programme to develop and enhance employability. Classroom based learning is supplemented by work based learning, industry visits and guest speakers Students consolidate and enhance their knowledge through the completion of independent research projects Experienced Beauty Therapy professionals and academics deliver on the programme.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||Not accepted|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Not accepted|
|Access to HE Diploma||Not accepted|
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
Applicants will normally possess a recognised Beauty Management related qualification comprising at least 120 credits at HE4 and 120 credits at HE5; for example a Foundation Degree or HND. Applicants should also have 5 GCSEs grade C/4 or above including English Language.
Additional entry requirements
You may be required to attend an interview
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7500||Year 1|