University of Cumbria

Business Management with Human Resources Management (with integrated foundation year) University of Cumbria Degree level: Undergraduate


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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

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 N106
Institution code C99
Campus name Lancaster
Campus code L

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:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
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

Tuition fees

EU £6,000 Year 1
International £7,500 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

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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University of Cumbria
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University of Cumbria

0845 606 1144

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