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Aberystwyth University's BSc in Marketing/ German is an exciting and dynamic course that combines elements of marketing & consumer behaviour, digital marketing, strategic marketing, planning, psychology, management and human resources. Taught by accredited and renowned marketing experts within the Aberystwyth Business School and the Department of Modern Languages, over the course of the degree you will develop a firm knowledge of external influences on the marketing world and the rapidly changing use of information technology and digital media for marketing purposes. The BSc in Marketing/ German will allow you to combine the theory of marketing in its respective discipline combined with the opportunity to discover the language, culture and heritage of Germany. This degree from Aberystwyth University will provide you with the attractive linguistic skills that will enable you to excel post University. Aberystwyth University is an accredited Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) Graduate Gateway Centre, which means that you can study towards a professional CIM qualification while studying for a degree, or gain exemptions for certain CIM modules in the future.
Why study Marketing / German at Aberystwyth University?
You will gain accreditation from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM);
You will develop an insight into the world of enterprise;
- You will understand the impact of changes in the business environment e.g. economic events.
You will gain knowledge in the following:
Changes in the regulatory and legal environment;
- German Language and Culture.
On completion of this degree you will possess:
A broad understanding of management and marketing in practice;
The ability to communicate in both English and German simultaneously;
In-depth knowledge of trade and commerce in both the public and private sector;
A solid grasp in the complexity of management challenges and the combined impact of the economic, financial, human and legal issues that leaders encounter;
- On successful completion of this degree you can apply for 50% exemption from the professional CIM Diplomas.
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||Main Site (Aberystwyth)|
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||120 - 104 points||To include B in A Level German (unless to be studied as a beginner).|
|A level||BCC - BBB||To include B in A Level German (unless to be studied as a beginner).|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM - DMM||To include B in A Level German (unless to be studied as a beginner).|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass in Access qualification in a relevant subject with Merit in 50% of units at level 3.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||A minimum grade C or grade 4 pass in GCSE (or equivalent) English or Welsh is a requirement for entry to all our degree schemes. Level 3 KS/FS Communication may be acceptable in lieu of GCSE English or Welsh. For this degree scheme minimum grade C or grade 4 pass in GCSE (or equivalent) Mathematics is also required. GCSE Mathematics-Numeracy is acceptable in lieu of GCSE Mathematics.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 - 28 points||To include 5 points in German at Higher Level (unless to be studied as a beginner).|
|Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)||Aberystwyth University welcomes the Welsh Baccalaureate as a valuable qualification in its own right and considers completion of the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate to be equivalent to an A level grade.|
Applicants are selected on their individual merits and offers can vary. We allow you flexibility in meeting our entry requirements, and all qualifications that you have already gained, or are working towards, will be considered when reviewing your application.
We have an inclusive policy which recognises a broad range of qualifications. The entry requirements listed above represent typical offers for some of the most popular qualifications taken by applicants.
If you cannot find the qualifications that you are studying (or have previously studied) please contact our Undergraduate Admissions Office (Telephone: +44 (0)1970 622021; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org) for advice on your eligibility and details of the typical offer you are likely to receive.
English language requirements
|Cambridge English Advanced||B|
|Cambridge English Proficiency||C|
|IELTS (Academic)||6.5||With minimum 5.5 in each component.|
|PTE Academic||62.0||With minimum scores of 51 in each component.|
|TOEFL (iBT)||88.0||With minimum scores in components as follows: Listening 21; Writing 21; Reading 22; Speaking 23.|
If you are an international student needing more information about the English Language requirement for your course (e.g. country-specific English Language tests, Partner Institution tests, EU/EEA English Language qualifications where the school curriculum is taught in a native language) please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office for further advice.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,000||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Course contact details
Aberystwyth Business School (undergraduate enquiries)
+44 (0)1970 622500
Department of Modern Languages (undergraduate enquiries)
Fax: 01970 622553
Undergraduate Admissions Office (undergraduate enquiries)