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Plymouth Marjon University (St Mark & St John)

Leadership and Management for Business

UCAS Code: LMFB

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

C,C,C

Excluding General Studies

Achieve 23-45 Level 3 credits at Merit/Distinction with a minimum of 6 level 3 credits at Distinction

GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE English Language and Mathematics Grade C or 4

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

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We will accept triple grades gained from a combination of other BTEC qualifications

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96

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2020

Subject

Leadership

This degree focuses on the development of leadership knowledge and skills as well as coaching and mentoring, ideal for someone who wants to understand how to get the best out of others and enjoys seeing others develop. You’ll cover topics including people management, finance and marketing and work closely with employers to develop your applied coaching and leadership skills.

**Why this course at Marjon?**
• Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute.
• Graduate with Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership and a Level 5 Award in Coaching and Mentoring.
• Work with a diverse network of businesses and entrepreneurs.

**What might I become?**
Work in any area of business, starting with a unique insight into how to get the best out of others and with a head start to leadership positions. You may also want to use the support of our enterprise and employability hub The Edge to start your own business.

**Find out more at Open Day**
Open Day is your opportunity to find out more about studying Leadership and Management for Business at Marjon. You’ll meet lecturers and look around The Edge enterprise hub. Our student life talks will help you prepare to go to university, covering topics such as careers, funding, sport and our award winning on-campus student support service. You can also take a tour of the campus with a current student and find out about the student-led clubs and societies.

**Book on to an Open Day at: www.marjon.ac.uk/open-day**

**Why study at Marjon?**
• Awarded SILVER Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
• High quality teaching Ranked No 1 in England for teaching quality in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.
• Joint 12th in UK for Student Satisfaction as ranked by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.
• Top 10 in the UK for student experience as ranked by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019*.
• 5th in UK for Courses and Lecturers in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards (WUSCA) 2019.

*Rankings published 23 September 2018. Oxford and Cambridge excluded due to low response rates. Based on National Student Survey 2018

Modules

Sarah Preedy - Course Lead, Leadership and Management for Business;
“In the first year you will gain an understanding of the key areas of leadership for business with modules on people management, finance and marketing. During second year you will focus on enterprise and how business owners encourage a creative and productive workforce. You will also apply knowledge of mentoring with practical coaching sessions for a client. Third year focusses on what makes a great leader and looks at how business leaders are dealing with contemporary issues. You will also undertake a dissertation, with a focus on business or enterprise.”

1st Year
Academic, Personal and Professional Development
Introduction to People Management
Introduction to Accounting and Finance
Introduction to Marketing
Introduction to Coaching and Mentoring
Introduction to Enterprise

2nd Year
Intrapreneurship and Innovation
Accounting and Finance in Business
People Management in Business
Marketing in Business
Applied Coaching and Mentoring
Research Methods

3rd Year
Business Leadership
Contemporary Business Issues
Advanced Coaching and Mentoring
Reflective Business Portfolio
Honours Project

Assessment methods

Assessment is diverse through coursework such as essays, business reports, group project work, consultancy projects, presentations and reflective portfolios, with no exams.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
International
£11,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Plymouth Marjon University (St Mark & St John)

Department:

School of Business and Criminology

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