Study business theories and models that can be applied right across an organisation, and develop the analytical and critical evaluation skills to understand how national and global issues can affect the performance of a business.
- Develop a critical awareness of both economic markets and business policy
and gain the skills to analyse key decisions taken by organisations in both subject areas
- Enjoy an international experience with #DMUglobal
trips have included New York, Berlin, Greece, Beijing and Copenhagen
- Placement opportunities with local, national and global companies
including IBM, Vauxhall, Walt Disney, the NHS and the Government Economic Service
- Our alumni are employed by leading brands in graduate jobs
such as Business Analyst at Deutsche Bank, Audit Associate at KPMG, Financial Analyst at PwC and Revenue Management Analyst at TNT
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
YEAR ONE: Financial Decision Making, Economics, Applied Economic Analysis, Principles of Marketing, Employability, Professionalism and Academic Study Skills, Marketing Information and Decision Making
YEAR TWO: Intermediate Micro and Macro Economics, Contemporary Management, Plus option modules from the following indicative list:,Business Finance Essentials, Business Intelligence using Excel, Performance Measurement in Organisations, Human Resource Management (HRM) in the Workplace
International Marketing, Buyer Behaviour, Brand Management, Government and Business, Business Research Issues and Analysis, European Economics Issues, Financial Markets and Institutions, New Directions in Economics, Economic History
YEAR THREE: Global Strategic Management, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Developments in Advanced Microeconomics, Plus option modules from the following indicative list: Service Operations Management, Strategy and Management Dissertation, Creative Management and Marketing, Organising Human Resource Management, Retail Marketing, Customer Management, Managing the Environment, Financial Markets and the Central Bank, International Trade, Economic Development, Economics Dissertation, Decision Analysis, Political Economy
You will be taught through a combination of lectures, tutorials, seminars, group work and self-directed study. Assessment is through coursework (presentations, essays and reports) and usually an exam or test, which is typically weighted as follows in your first year:
These assessment weightings are indicative only. The exact weighting may vary depending on option modules chosen by students and teaching methods deployed by the academic member of staff each year. Indicative assessment weighting and assessment type per module are shown as part of the module information. Again these are based on the current academic session.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Leicester Campus|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||104 points||
from at least two A Levels.
Plus five GCSEs at grades A*–C (9 - 4) including English Language and Maths.
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 30 credits||
Pass Access with 30 Level 3 credits at Merit or equivalent.
English (Language or Literature) and Maths GCSE required as separate qualifications at grades A*–C (9 - 4).
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||24 points|
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||including a minimum of 5.5 in each component|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|