The Foundation Year is a one-year full-time programme that provides an entry route to the first year of the BSc Business Management and is designed to prepare you for the key subjects that will form the core of the rest of your degree in Business Management.
The Foundation Year is designed to prepare UK and EU students for the key subjects that will form the core of the rest of your degree in Business Management. On successful completion of the Foundation Year you will have obtained a fundamental knowledge of mathematics, statistics, economics, IT and business management which will ensure that you are fully prepared to enter Programme Stage 1 of the main degree. The BSc Business Management (with Foundation Year) degree will provide you with the skills required to forge a career in the corporate world or to enter the management consulting industry. It will also deliver the tools required by those who aspire to be entrepreneurs or business owners.
The Foundation Year is a one-year full-time programme that provides an entry route to the BSc Business Management. The Foundation Year is intended to provide a bridging role between pre-university study and the academic rigour of an undergraduate degree. As well as delivering important academic content, the core modules are designed to equip you with vital transferable skills. For example, you will learn how to construct a logical argument, how to write and deliver a presentation, how to carry out research, whether in a library or using online resources, and how to use appropriate referencing techniques.
Once you have successfully completed the foundation year in Business Management, you can embark on the main Business Management degree or any one if its specialist pathways.
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
Full-time including foundation year
1 September 2019
The Foundation course has been designed to familiarise you with the material that you will study in more depth in the later years of the degree programme.
In Year 0 you will take seven core modules:
Some assessment is by group work and individual assignments which you take home to complete. For year 0, there will be continual assessment using class or online quizzes and tests, but no large formal end-of-year exams.
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.
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The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB||Excludes General Studies, Critical Thinking and native language subjects. Additionally GCSE Maths grade 6/grade B and GCSE English Language grade 5/grade C or other English language proficiency qualification required.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD||Additionally GCSE Maths grade 6/grade B and GCSE English Language grade 5/grade C or other English language proficiency qualification required.|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 15 credits||Please note applicants are required to hold a minimum 15 Level 3 Distinction credits and no more than 15 Level 43 Pass credits in order to be eligible for this course. Additionally GCSE Maths grade 6/grade B and GCSE English Language grade 5/grade C or other English language proficiency qualification required.|
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||29 points||Must include grade 5 in both Maths and English at either Standard or Higher Level.|
Please note this course is only open to Home and EU applicants.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://www.cass.city.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/business-management-foundation
|Northern Ireland||£6,500||Whole course|