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Falmouth University

Business & Entrepreneurship

UCAS Code: 3B5K

Bachelor of Science - BSc

Entry requirements


We welcome A Levels in a wide range of subjects, especially in those relevant to the course for which you apply.

We may consider a standalone AS in a relevant subject, if it is taken along with other A Levels and if an A Level has not been taken in the same subject. However, you will not be disadvantaged if you do not have a standalone AS subject as we will not ordinarily use them in our offers.

60 credits (with a minimum of 45 credits achieved at level 3) in a relevant subject.

A typical offer is between 104 and 120 UCAS points

Acceptable when combined with other qualifications

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

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A typical offer is between 104 and 120 UCAS points

A typical offer is between 104 and 120 UCAS points

Acceptable when combined with other qualifications

Acceptable when combined with other qualifications

Acceptable when combined with other qualifications

A typical offer is between 104 and 120 UCAS points

Acceptable when combined with other qualifications

A typical offer is between 104 and 120 UCAS points

A typical offer is between 104 and 120 UCAS points

UCAS Tariff

104-120

A typical offer is between 104 and 120 UCAS points, primarily from Level 3 equivalent qualifications, such as A levels, a BTEC Extended Diploma or a Foundation Diploma, or current, relevant experience. Grade 4 (or C) or above in GCSE English Language, or equivalent, is a minimum language requirement for all applicants. Due to the creative nature of our courses, you will be considered on your own individual merit and potential to succeed on your chosen course. Please contact the Applicant Services team for advice if you are predicted UCAS points below this range, or if you have questions about the qualifications or experience you have.

a minimum of 40 UCAS tariff points, when combined with a minimum of 64 UCAS tariff points from the Supporting Qualifications

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2020

On this course you’ll develop an entrepreneurial mind-set and equip yourself with the skills you need to run successful businesses in the modern world.

You’ll proactively build your business network and ideas while learning business theory and applying it to your own practice. You’ll learn to identify opportunities, pitch solutions and build a company, meaning you’ll graduate ready to make an impact in business. You can learn at your own pace, and be ready to join industry in only two years or take a traditional three year route

As this course involves setting up a business in the UK, we regret that it’s not available to non-EU applicants who’d require a Tier 4 Student Visa.

Modules

You’ll take on one module from each of our three categories every term. ‘External’ modules cover things like market research, industry partners, and customers. ‘Internal’ modules look at management topics like finances, operations and people. And ‘You’ modules consider your developing skills, like creative thinking, self-reflection and specialist knowledge.

Stage one
Developing your foundational knowledge, you’ll investigate the key elements of business, the landscape’s challenges, and future trends. You’ll get an insight into finance, marketing, and how to understand and influence people - while exploring data, information and intelligence. And you’ll improve your relationship-building and decision making skills by pitching and presenting ideas as a team.

Modules
Driving Operations
Market Intelligence
Innovation and Improvisation
Financial Insights
Effective Marketing and Sales
Understanding and Influencing People

Stage two
Along with your team, you’ll put your business plan into action and pitch your product or services to your target market. You’ll also develop your expertise and skills in managerial and team roles, thinking and expressing yourself in terms of data and business.

Modules
Industry Networks and Alliance Building
Team Development and Cohesion
Team Leadership and Performance
Consumer Behaviour
Personal Effectiveness, Impact and Reputation

Stage three
You’ll present a leadership project in an interview and showcase, build a portfolio showing your professional standing, take on team challenges around your business, and develop a strategy for your company. You’ll also choose between completing an applied project, work placement or dissertation.

Modules
Transformational Leadership
Creative Strategies
Business Challenge
Team Entrepreneurship
Professional Practice

The modules above are those being studied by our students, or proposed new ones. Programme structures and modules can change as part of our curriculum enhancement and review processes. If a certain module is important to you, please discuss it with the Course Leader.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

Channel Islands
£11,000
per year
England
£11,000
per year
EU
£11,000
per year
International
£19,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£11,000
per year
Scotland
£11,000
per year
Wales
£11,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Penryn Campus

Department:

The School of Entrepreneurship

TEF rating:
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