The BA (Hons) Business Management provides the opportunity to study contemporary issues in business management and enhance your employability with an applied practical focus.
In Year 1 (Level 4) students are required to study six mandatory 20-credit modules: Study Skills & Personal Development; Business Environment and the Law; Marketing Management; Introduction to Human Resources; Introduction to Finance; Tourism and Events Operations (specialist module).
In Year 2 (Level 5) students are required to study six 20-credit modules (4 mandatory modules and 2 modules chosen from a range of options). Mandatory modules: Management in Organisations; Project Management; Developing Professional Practice; Event Management and Event Design. Optional modules of which 2 will be chosen: Small Business Management; Gastronomy and Wine; Visitor Attraction Management; Visual Merchandising and Psychology; Financial Management; Sustainable Development
In Year 3 (Level 6) students are required to undertake five modules (four 20-credit mandatory modules and one 40-credit module from a choice of two optional modules). Mandatory modules: Enterprise Project; Human Resources & Organisational Development; Financial & Revenue Management; Strategic Business Management. One of the following optional 40-credit modules: Dissertation; Consultancy project.
Compulsory modules help students to build academic competence by exploring underpinning theories while developing practical and transferable skills. Optional modules encourage more self-managed learning skills. Module availability may be subject to change. The timetable will be available in August 2018.
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!
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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
Applicants will be required to have the following qualifications:
- An appropriate full Level 3 qualification, such as Advanced GNVQ/ AVCE, NVQ, National Diplomas, Baccalaureate, Irish Leaving Certificate with passes in five subjects at higher level, passes in Open University courses or a Merit profile for a recognised Access course
- Supporting passes at GCSE including English and Maths at Grade C (or Grade 5 equivalent)
Additional entry requirements
English language requirements
In addition to the above, overseas learners require IELTS Level 6 (with minimum of 5.5 in each area), or equivalent English qualification. The equivalence of qualifications from outside the UK will be determined according to NARIC guidance.
Fees and funding
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