B.A. Business Management

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • 12200
    Tuition (Year)
    9000
    Tuition (Year)
  • English
    Language
London,
This Business Management programme from the University of Greenwich aims to develop your professional and practical skills to become an effective manager of teams and individuals. It enables you to acquire in-depth understanding of key business concepts and prepares you for work in a number of management roles. There is a particular emphasis on people management skills for you to become confident in handling complex interpersonal interactions.

Description

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The programme is influenced by academia and employers and there are many opportunities offered to use experience from part-time work to enrich learning. The programme can be taken with sandwich placement (4 years to complete) or a 3 or 6 month internship (3 years to complete).

The programme also offers the opportunity to complete an additional (non-qualification) Greenwich Graduate certificate, which will help to demonstrate skills to future employers. You may also apply to participate in overseas exchanges with our Erasmus partners. We are proud to say we are ranked no.2 for student satisfaction in the UK for Business and Management Studies by the Complete University Guide 2016.

The aims of the programme are:

  • To study organisations, particularly the management of people within changing contexts
  • To enhance lifelong learning skills and personal development allowing you to contribute to society at large.
Assessment

Students are assessed through examinations and coursework, including essays, presentations, group work and simulations.

Professional recognition

Students can apply for associate membership of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) on graduation and full membership after three years of management experience.

Career options

Include the private, public or voluntary sectors of industry, including jobs in general management, functional management (e.g. finance, marketing, operations, or personnel), management consultancy or small business initiatives.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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Tuition fee
  • GBP12200 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP9000 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
Credits (ECTS) 180 ECTS
Credits 360
Duration full-time 36 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 72 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

Full time

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Introduction to Business Functions (15 credits)
  • Personal and Professional Development 1: Study Skills and Self Evaluation(15 credits)
  • Context and Regulatory Framework of Business (30 credits)
  • Business Planning and Development - Quantitative Methods 1 (30 credits)
  • Management Skills 1: Managing the Individual and Team (15 credits)
  • Organisation Behaviour 1: Managing the Performance of Individuals (15 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Cross-cultural Management (15 credits)
  • Business Ethics (15 credits)
  • Management Skills 2: Managing Effectively (15 credits)
  • Personal and Professional Development 2: Communication and Research Skills (15 credits)
  • Management and Information Systems (15 credits)
  • Organisational Behaviour 2: Managing Groups and Teams (15 credits)
  • Operations Management: Processes and Value Chains (30 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Managing in a Strategic Context (15 credits)
  • Organisation Behaviour 3: Leadership (15 credits)
  • Career & Professional Practice (15 credits)
  • Contemporary Issues in Management (15 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

  • Small Business Development (30 credits)
  • International Business Management (30 credits)
  • Business Management Internship (30 credits)
  • E-Business (30 credits)
  • English For Academic Purposes 7 (30 credits)
  • European Languages (French 3) (30 credits)
  • European Languages (French 4) (30 credits)
  • International Human Resource Management (30 credits)
  • European Languages (Italian 3) (30 credits)
  • European Languages (Italian 4) (30 credits)
  • Contemporary Issues in Marketing (30 credits)
  • Language Research Project (French, Italian, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese)(30 credits)
  • European Languages (Spanish 3) (30 credits)
  • European Languages (Spanish 4) (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

  • Dissertation - General Management (30 credits)
  • Final Year Project: Business Creation Project (30 credits)

English Language Requirements

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Requirements

Applicants should have:

280 UCAS points or above

FROM at least two A-levels or equivalent qualifications

PLUS GCSEs at grade C or above in English and mathematics or equivalent qualifications.

* Applicants who do not have English as their first language require IELTS 6 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent in a Secure English Language Test. Alternatively, students with an overall IELTS of 5 or 5.5 can study our Pre-Sessional English language programme prior to degree studies.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed 13 years of formal education with recognized qualifications. International students should consider taking a Pre-Bachelor to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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Accreditation

Students can apply for associate membership of the Chartered Management Institute on graduation and full membership after three years of management experience.

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