East Sussex College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
Our Business top-up course will help you to achieve a full BSc (Hons) degree in Business. You will build on the knowledge and skills you have attained from previous study and expand your learning of business processes with imaginative and interesting lectures wide range of business careers.
You will use your problem solving approach to critically analyse the development and implementation of business tactics and strategies, with particular consideration to the constantly changing business environment. You will learn about a range of strategic concepts, tools and theories, and also improve your written and oral communication skills during report writing and presentations. Working industry case studies and examples will give you a real insight into the business world and will prepare you for a career in the business world.
This one year top-up course will to fine-tune your innovative approaches to business management operational systems. You will be able to explore traditional and modern methods of communication, learn how to manage an organisation, and put together a strategic plan. Optional modules include employment law or marketing, giving you the opportunity to focus on a business specialism, should you wish to peruse a particular career path in the industry.
o Strategic Management
o Managing Organisations
o Operations and Systems Management
o Developing Academic and Professional Skills
o Dissertation or Project
There are a number of electives modules you can choose from: (offered subject to demand and availability of resources)
o EMPLOYMENT LAW or
o MARKETING PLANNING & STRATEGY or
o POLITICAL ECONOMY IN EUROPE or
o HRM and ORGANISATIONAL CHANGE
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.
|Campus name||Hastings (Station Plaza)|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
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|
|HND (BTEC)||P - D||HND in Business|
In some circumstances we can accept 240 CAT points from the first two years of a Degree or Foundation Degree in a relevant Business subject. Please contact us for further information.
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7,500||Year 1|