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Course summary

Our Business Management with Foundation Year provides students with a broad-based view of the business world. You will develop knowledge and skills across key business disciplines, focusing on the study of organisations, management and the changing environment in which they operate. The aim of the course is to equip students with the introductory and foundational knowledge to confidently progress to degree-level study, and prepare students for a variety of future careers. On your journey with us you will study various disciplines in business and management, and interact with our strong network of professional bodies, industry specialists and alumni: youll also have the opportunity to undetake a work placement within an established workplace or with an enterprise start-up.


Foundation Year • Apps and Applications • Academic Development • Business Communication and Culture • Problem-solving for business • Data-handing for Business and Marketing • Introduction to Business Management Year 2 • Finance and the Economy • Principles of Marketing • LSBU Discovery Project • Data for Decision Making • Management and Organisations • Principles of Strategy Year 3 • The Business Professional • Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management • Effective Business Negotiations • Responsible Business • Digital Transformation • Plus options from: • The Digital Economy • Entrepreneurial Mindset: Business Discovery and Development • Finance in a Digital World • Learning and Talent Development • Media Relations • Fundamentals of Project Management • Practical Analytics Year 4 (Placement) If you study the full-time BA (Hons) Business Management Degree you'll have the option to undertake a work placement as part of the 4-year sandwich course. Year 5 • Leadership, Strategy and Change • Comparative International Management • Small Business Management • Research Project • Applied Project Plus options from: • Business Intelligence • New Technology Innovations • Global Finance and Technology • Contemporary Issues in HR • Strategic Market Channels • PRINCE2® - Methodologies for Project Management • Retail Boutiques and Shopper Behaviour • Volunteering

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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International applicants

English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including English and Maths, or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

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Business Management (with Foundation Year) at London South Bank University - UCAS