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Newcastle College University Centre

Business Management

UCAS Code: N190

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


A level

C,C

Please contact Admissions through [email protected]

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

MM

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

MPP

Scottish Advanced Higher

C,C

UCAS Tariff

64

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2020

This innovative programme is aimed at those who are looking to explore the functions of business (finance, human resources, leadership, marketing and management) and gain a broader understanding of how key institutions and national and world markets operate. As part of the course you will be given the opportunity to work on live briefs set by industry and may act as a business consultant recommending solutions to local businesses. You will be offered the opportunity to undertake professional qualifications including PRINCE2® and ILM (at additional cost subject to awarding body registration and assessment fee). We will also support you to build a professional profile on networking sites. You may wish to enhance your career prospects by securing a voluntary work placement. This is not a mandatory requirement of the course but is recommended. Previous graduates have secured employment with True Potential, Gateshead Council, Tesco, Santander, NHS and Starbucks. Academic progression is also available via our BA (Hons) Business (Top-up) programmes.

Modules

Year One: Academic Study Skills, Business Environment, Management and Globalisation, Marketing Principles, Personal Development or Recognition of Prior Learning, Principles of Finance, Principles of Leadership, Principles of Human Resources, Work Related Learning. Year Two: Contemporary Issues in Business, Management Information Systems, Professional Development or Recognition of Prior Learning, Work Based Learning. Optional modules (choose from): Accounting Systems and Auditing, E-Marketing, Employment Law, Human Resource Development, Leadership Styles, Management Accounting, Marketing Planning, Quality and Operations Management.

Assessment methods

You will learn through lectures, tutorials, seminars, group work, reflective accounts and research and will devote approximately 12 hours per week to independent study. You will be assessed through research projects, presentations and assignments that focus on all key areas of business.

Tuition fees

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England
£9,000
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EU
£9,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£9,000
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Newcastle College University Centre

Department:

Business

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