University of Cumbria has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
It’s imperative for businesses to effectively recruit, retain and motivate their employees to succeed in a competitive, global economy.
So, we’ve designed you a course - in consultation with industry and the professional bodies – so you can specialise in the human dimension of business and management.
Your foundation year will provide you with basic academic knowledge and skills to bring you up-to-speed to move onto the BA(Hons) programme when you’ll explore core principles of business management with a focus on marketing
Why Choose University of Cumbria
We’ll provide you with a firm grasp of disciplines of Human Resource Management and gain understanding of HR systems and their impact upon organisations and people in the context of current business landscapes.
But you won’t just learn theoretically about business management and human resources- you’ll be doing it in practical and interactive sessions to enhance your skills that employers demand in today’s dynamic business environment.
Graduate with a solid portfolio of work to present to a future employer
Our strong links with regional businesses and with partnerships nationally and internationally boost your placement and employment prospects
Opportunity to work with real businesses on project-based assignments
You’ll use the latest technology and packages of that in the real business world
We get to know you due to small class sizes and provide a personal tutor system
Taught by academic tutors who are current industry consultants and published experts
Tutors conduct international research giving you dynamic and research-informed teaching
Study in a professional and interactive environment of our dedicated Business School
Tailor make your own courses to fit your future career path
- We’ll push you to your academic limit, so you graduate being the best you can be
We’ve seen former students being snapped up by banks and major high-street companies for graduate schemes. So, if you’re looking for a course that’ll give you an edge in business, a great employability profile and current industry-specific business knowledge – this is it.
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.
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:
|UCAS Tariff||56 - 72 points|
|A level||CD - DDD|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MPP - MMP|
|Access to HE Diploma||
M: 21 credits
P: 24 credits
|Scottish Higher||DDDD - CCDD|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6,000||Year 1|