Business Management (with Foundation Year) GSM London (formerly Greenwich School of Management)


Awarded by: University of Plymouth

There’s no limit to what you can achieve with a Business Management degree from GSM London. From corporate leadership roles in a range of industries to building your own business venture, your success story starts here. If you haven't got Level 3 qualifications or have been away from studying for some time our integrated Foundation Year is the ideal opportunity to brush up on your academic skills and grow in confidence.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Greenwich Campus

  • Start date

    3 June 2019

  • Duration

    4 years

Course details


Foundation year:
Semester 1: English for academic purposes, Numeracy 1, Introduction to Computer Skills and Effectiveness in the Business World.
Semester 2: English for Academic Purposes 2, Numeracy 2 and Elective Modules (choose two) Understanding Accounting and Finance, Understanding Human Resources Management, Understanding Law, Understanding Management, Understanding Marketing and Events, Understanding Mathematics in Economic Environment’s, Understanding Oil and Gas, Understanding Technology or Understanding Travel and Tourism.

Two-year degree:
Semester 1: Academic Skills, Management and Organisations and Marketing and Communications. Semester 2: Introduction to Human Resource Management, Professional Skills and Financial and Economic Literacy for Managers. Semester 3: Employability Skills, Logistics and Supply Chain Management and Digital Marketing. Semester 4: Project/Placement Design and Implementation and Evaluation and Reflection (Work Based/Related Learning). Semester 5: Strategic Management and Change, Emerging Themes, Project and Risk Management and Elective modules (Choose One) Research Methods or Research and the Professional. Semester 6: Capstone Project (Dissertation/Consultancy Project/Work-Based Learning) and Elective modules (Choose Two) Creativity and Innovation, Stakeholder and Community Engagement, Creative Thinking and Problem Solving or Starting and Online Enterprise.

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 code NN1F
Institution code G74
Campus name Greenwich Campus
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff If you do not meet the standard entry requirements for our undergraduate courses (32 UCAS points from 2 A Levels (A*-E), BTEC Level 3 Diploma (PP) or equivalent) then you may be eligible for to study this integrated Foundation Year option.

Our integrated Foundation Year programmes are designed to help people without Level 3 qualifications or who have been away from studying for some time to refresh their academic skills and to gain confidence before progressing onto their chosen course.

Additional entry requirements


An academic interview may be required for this course should you be applying as a non-standard applicant. Please see

An academic interview will only be considered for applicants who do not, or who are not predicted to, meet the entry requirements and are applying based on other qualifications and work experience.

English language requirements

Acceptable English language proficiency qualifications for applicants who are not from a majority English speaking country.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6,000 Year 1
England £6,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,000 Year 1
Scotland £6,000 Year 1
Wales £6,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Year 1: £6000 Year 2: £6000 Year 3: £6000 Year 4: £6000 Find out more