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BA (Hons) Business Management (HRM)
Combine HR skills with strong business acumen so that you can add strategic value to any organisation. This course leads not only to a highly regarded degree but also to qualifications from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and Chartered Management Institute (CMI).
Why choose this course?
Business and Management at Derby is ranked Top 10 in the Guardian University Guide 2020. This degree gives you an excellent platform for career success as a capable, confident and business-savvy HR professional. During this course you will learn how to create HR policies and strategies which engage employees, nurture talent and improve business performance.
Is this course for you?
If you aspire to become a senior HR professional, BA (Hons) Business Management (HRM) gives you an excellent start. As part of your studies, you can gain Level 5 Diplomas from the CIPD and CMI to enhance your credentials. 91% of Business Management students are satisfied with the overall quality of their course in the National Student Survey 2019.
How you will learn
All your learning is underpinned by our exceptional professional networks. This culminates in a live consultancy project with an employer, where you can showcase your HR, research and problem-solving skills.
Opportunities and experiences
You can choose to spend a year on placement or undertake summer internships. You will also benefit from an external CMI mentor, a senior business person to guide you at every stage of your studies.
Careers and employability
With the added bonus of CIPD and CMI qualifications, the BA (Hons) Business Management (HRM) lends substance to your CV and equips you for a rewarding leadership career. Our graduates now work with the likes of Hays Recruitment as well as public sector organisations such as the NHS and local authorities.
Did you know? We also offer this course:
As part of a Joint Honours degree
- With a Foundation Year
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.
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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 points||Your offer will be based on your predicted grades from your core A2s (full A levels), BTEC Diploma etc. We will accept up to 16 points towards the total from level 3 qualifications such as AS (where those AS levels are not taken on to A2 level), the Extended Project, or Music qualifications. We usually consider an A Level in General Studies as a supplementary qualification. A good application/performance will be taken into account if you do not meet the criteria / offer.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 15 credits
M: 24 credits
P: 6 credits
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE Maths and English Grade C/Grade 4 (or above) or equivalent qualification|
English language requirements
IELTS overall score at a minimum of 6.0; with at least IELTS 5.5 in each band (Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing) or another Secure English Language Test(SELT)at CEFR level B2 or above
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|