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Business Management (Fast-Track)

Entry requirements


A level

B,B,B-A,B,B

Access to HE Diploma

M:30,P:15

GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE English Language Grade 4/C

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DMM-DDM

UCAS Tariff

112-128

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2022

Subject

Business and management

Our degree allows you to fast-track your studies in business management and build the knowledge, skills and experience to launch a successful career in a wide range of industries.

**Why study BA Business Management (Fast Track) at Middlesex University?**

Our innovative degree is the ideal choice if you would like to condense our three year course in to two years by studying across two summer terms. Supported by expert tutors who bring a wealth of industry experience, you will apply theory to practice and study the key functions that underpin business and the factors that contribute to success. You will learn to analyse and plan, and develop the confidence to solve challenges successfully in a fast-paced environment.

The career options are broad with our Business Management (fast track) degree and you will be well prepared to enter businesses, governmental and third sector organisations, or even start your own business.

**Course highlights**
Your dedicated fast-track course leader will provide expert guidance throughout the course and additional support will be available throughout over the fast-track summer terms
Our academic staff team provide excellence in teaching and research, ensuring you receive a first-class learning experience with high levels of tutor support
Our innovative Enterprise Development Hub can support you to start your own business and develop essential entrepreneurial skills
You will have access to cutting-edge business resources including the Chartered Management Institute's Management Direct Resource Hub

Modules

Year 1: Financial Concepts of Business (30 credits) - Compulsory
Marketing Theory and Practice (30 credits) - Compulsory
Quantitative Methods for Business (30 credits) - Compulsory
Operations Management (30 credits) - Compulsory
Management Concepts (15 credits) - Compulsory
People Management (15 Credits) - Compulsory
Business Environment (15 Credits) - Compulsory
Principles of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (15 Credits) - Compulsory
Year 2: Strategic Management (30 credits) - Compulsory
Management Information Systems (15 credits) - Compulsory
Organisational Behaviour (15 credits) - Compulsory
Workforce Management (15 credits) - Compulsory
Professional Communication (15 credits) - Compulsory
Human Resource Management in Practice (30 Credits) - Optional
Trade and International Business (30 credits) - Optional
Business Law (30 credits) - Optional
Accounting and Finance for Business (30 credits) - Optional
Marketing Research and Insights (30 credits) - Optional
Business Game (30 credits) - Optional
Sustainable Business (15 credits) - Optional
Organisational Change (15 credits) - Optional
Modules for direct entry onto year 2 or 3 differ from those listed above. For details please visit the course page on Middlesex University’s website.

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
£18,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£11,000
per year
Scotland
£11,000
per year
Wales
£11,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Hendon Campus

Department:

International Management and Innovation

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What students say


How do students rate their degree experience?

The stats below relate to the general subject area/s at this university, not this specific course. We show this where there isn’t enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Business and management

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.


Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

46%
UK students
54%
International students
64%
Male students
36%
Female students
87%
2:1 or above
14%
First year drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

C
C
C

After graduation


The stats in this section relate to the general subject area/s at this university – not this specific course. We show this where there isn't enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Business and management

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

£20,400
med
Average annual salary
89%
low
Employed or in further education
49%
low
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

19%
Sales assistants and retail cashiers
18%
Managers and proprietors in other services
10%
Sales, marketing and related associate professionals

As only a small number of students take courses in this subject area, there isn't much information on what graduates do when they finish, so bear that in mind when you review any stats. Management, finance and business roles are common, but it's a good idea to ask tutors what previous graduates taking specific courses went on to do when you're at an open day.

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.

£19k

£19k

£23k

£23k

£25k

£25k

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.

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