The page you are visiting was formerly part of the Which? University website, but is now being provided by The Uni Guide — part of The Student Room. For more information please click here.

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more

Business with Management with Industry Year

Blackburn College

UCAS Code: YP01 | Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

80

All applicants must show that they have a good level of spoken or written English, and if English is not your first language you'll need to demonstrate the ability to study in English. Applicants who do not meet the standard entry criteria but have relevant work / life experience will be considered on an individual basis and may be invited to interview.

About this course


Course option

4.0years

Sandwich | 2021

Subject

Business and management

Our BA (Hons) Business with Management (with Industry Year) course is the broadest, traditional Honours degree in Business we offer and allows you to undertake a 9-12 month placement in your 3rd year, if studying full-time, before turning to complete your 4th Honours level year at University Centre at Blackburn College.The Business with Management degree is designed for students who want to work in the fast-paced global world of private and public organisations, coordinating teams and using resources efficiently, or perhaps establishing and running their own business. The Business and Management course aims to combine intellectual rigour with personal development, as well seeking to offer a grounding in the core principles of business such as marketing, finance, human resource management, operations and decision making.

Modules

All students take a total of 120 credits per level.

Level 4 Modules (all modules are mandatory) include:
?Introduction to the Business Environment
?Principles of Human Resource Management
?Understanding Organisations
?Introduction to Finance
?Business Study Skills
?Career Planning and Personal Development
?Business Environment : Economic Context
?Business Environment : Integrated Perspectives

Level 5 Modules (all modules are mandatory) include:
?Information Analysis and Decision making
?Understanding and Managing People
?Operations and Quality
?Research Methods
?European and International Dimensions of Business
?Business Marketing and Promotions

Level 6 Modules (there are 5 mandatory modules and 3 optional modules as indicated by *) include:
?Strategy
?Business Operations and Change
?Research Development and Planning
?Enterprise
?Advanced Leadership and Management
?Development and Evaluation (case study) Project*
?Business Project*
?Dissertation Project*

Assessment methods

Throughout the course a full range of assessment techniques will be used. You will be assessed by;
?Individual and group assignments
?Presentations
?Time constraint assessments
?Examinations
?Professional dialogue
?Academic posters
?Projects

The Uni


Course location:

Blackburn College

Department:

Business, Health and Technology

Read full university profile

What students say


Sorry, no information to show

This is usually because there were too few respondents in the data we receive to be able to provide results about the subject at this university.

After graduation


We don't have more detailed stats to show you in relation to this subject area at this university but read about typical employment outcomes and prospects for graduates of this subject below.

What about your long term prospects?

Looking further ahead, below is a rough guide for what graduates went on to earn.

Business and management

The graph shows median earnings of graduates who achieved a degree in this subject area one, three and five years after graduating from here.

£17k

£17k

£17k

£17k

£20k

£20k

Note: this data only looks at employees (and not those who are self-employed or also studying) and covers a broad sample of graduates and the various paths they've taken, which might not always be a direct result of their degree.

Explore these similar courses...

Same University
Blackburn College
Business with Management
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
3.0 years | Sandwich | 2021
Nearby University
University of Chester
Business Management and Marketing Management (with Professional Placement Year)
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
4.0 years | Sandwich | 2021
Lower entry requirements
Blackburn College
Business with Management with Foundation Entry
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
4.0 years | Sandwich | 2021
Higher entry requirements
University of Wolverhampton
Business Management with Sandwich Placement
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
4.0 years | Sandwich | 2021

Share this page

This is what the university has told Ucas about the criteria they expect applicants to satisfy; some may be compulsory, others may be preferable.

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

This is the percentage of applicants to this course who received an offer last year, through Ucas.

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

This is what the university has told Ucas about the course. Use it to get a quick idea about what makes it unique compared to similar courses, elsewhere.

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

Course location and department:

This is what the university has told Ucas about the course. Use it to get a quick idea about what makes it unique compared to similar courses, elsewhere.

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF):

We've received this information from the Department for Education, via Ucas. This is how the university as a whole has been rated for its quality of teaching: gold silver or bronze. Note, not all universities have taken part in the TEF.

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

This information comes from the National Student Survey, an annual student survey of final-year students. You can use this to see how satisfied students studying this subject area at this university, are (not the individual course).

This is the percentage of final-year students at this university who were "definitely" or "mostly" satisfied with their course. We've analysed this figure against other universities so you can see whether this is high, medium or low.

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

This information is from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA), for undergraduate students only.

You can use this to get an idea of who you might share a lecture with and how they progressed in this subject, here. It's also worth comparing typical A-level subjects and grades students achieved with the current course entry requirements; similarities or differences here could indicate how flexible (or not) a university might be.

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

Post-six month graduation stats:

This is from the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey, based on responses from graduates who studied the same subject area here.

It offers a snapshot of what grads went on to do six months later, what they were earning on average, and whether they felt their degree helped them obtain a 'graduate role'. We calculate a mean rating to indicate if this is high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

Graduate field commentary:

The Higher Education Careers Services Unit have provided some further context for all graduates in this subject area, including details that numbers alone might not show

Have a question about this info? Learn more here

The Longitudinal Educational Outcomes dataset combines HRMC earnings data with student records from the Higher Education Statistics Agency.

While there are lots of factors at play when it comes to your future earnings, use this as a rough timeline of what graduates in this subject area were earning on average one, three and five years later. Can you see a steady increase in salary, or did grads need some experience under their belt before seeing a nice bump up in their pay packet?

Have a question about this info? Learn more here