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Business Management Foundation Degree (Level 5) - Full-time

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Course outline

If you’re looking for a successful career in business, this course provides the knowledge, understanding and skills required and is solid preparation for progression onto a top-up degree course.

You will study a common year one and then choose two options in year two.

Year one modules include:

  • Developing business skills
  • Business law
  • Managing communications
  • Marketing tools
  • Business finance
  • Business placement (May to July)

Year two core modules include:

  • Human resources management
  • Business decision-making
  • Managing in the digital economy
  • Management and leadership

Year two - you will choose to study 2 options from:

  • Project management
  • Marketing campaigns
  • Sales operations
  • Entrepreneurship and enterprise development

A final year research project undertaken in the Business decision-making module, allows you to combine many of the skills you'll have developed to produce findings about a particular area of interest. This will help with your progression should you decide to top up to an honours degree.

View the full course specification here.

How to apply for this course

Entry onto this course is via UCAS.

  • Institution code: N30
  • UCAS code: NG25
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Use the UCAS code above when applying through the UCAS website.

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Location Date Fees / reductions
Due to the COVID-19 crisis this course may start at another college campus and move to the City Hub later in the year.

Start: 7th September 2020

Tuition fee: £8,250

The tuition fee is per year.

Various bursaries are available for some Higher Education courses.

Course code: C000380 / Q002182

Qualification

Foundation Degree in Business Management FdA

Duration

2 years

Level Level 5
Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of 56 UCAS points from:

At least two A Levels at A2

  • BTEC Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Access to HE Diploma

Other combinations of qualifications and experience will also be considered, as will Level 3 qualifications not currently listed on the UCAS tariff.

We would expect students to be working at (or to demonstrate competency at) Level 2 or above in English/literacy and maths/numeracy.

You may be invited to attend an interview.

Mature applicants with relevant professional experience and/or qualifications are welcome to apply.

Assessment

Each module is internally assessed through a variety of individual assignments, group assignments and exams.

Progression

There is a wide range of career opportunities available to you along with the chance to continue your studies to a higher level.

You may progress on to our BA (Hons) Business Studies Top-up Degree.

Alternatively, you may wish to move to a related honours degree or you could undertake further specialist study.

Additional information

This course is validated by Nottingham Trent University.

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