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The BA (Hons) top-up degree is an exciting new course taught at Bury College University Centre and validated by the University of Bolton. It is ideal if you have successfully completed a Foundation Degree or HND in a Beauty Management related topic and allows you to develop a greater understanding of your leadership and management skills and the practical experience you need to be able to manage a salon or start your own business. Theoretical concepts and knowledge will be underpinned by practical application through class based discussions and research. You will be given the opportunity to analyse a particular area of the industry that interests you through the undertaking of a dissertation. This course will give you a strong foundation for a variety of future careers in the Beauty Therapy industry. Throughout your studies you will be offered support in the development of relevant study skills such as academic, ICT, independent learning, communication and time management. The teaching and learning strategies typically used by tutors on the course include lectures, seminars, practical workshops and tutorial. You will also be expected to undertake a significant amount of independent study.
Small Business Enterprise Planning
Strategic Management for Hair and Beauty Business
Innovations and Developments in Beauty Salon Services
Marketing Management in the Beauty Industry
The programme is informed by employers and recognises current developments in the Beauty Therapy industry
Career and life skills such as leadership, team management and professional communication have been integrated into the programme to develop and enhance employability. Classroom based learning is supplemented by work based learning, industry visits and guest speakers
Students consolidate and enhance their knowledge through the completion of independent research projects
Experienced Beauty Therapy professionals and academics deliver on the programme.
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
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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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||Not accepted|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Not accepted|
|Access to HE Diploma||Not accepted|
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
Applicants will normally possess a recognised Beauty Management related qualification comprising at least 120 credits at HE4 and 120 credits at HE5; for example a Foundation Degree or HND. Applicants should also have 5 GCSEs grade C/4 or above including English Language.
Additional entry requirements
You may be required to attend an interview
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7,500||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Clearing contact details
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0161 280 8280
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