Business Studies

BA/BSc (Hons) Business Studies

BA/BSc (Hons) Business Studies

The BA/BSc (Hons) Business Studies degree you will develop a broad understanding of business organisations. You will understand how businesses develop strategies, make decisions, organise their internal resources, and manage risk and uncertainty. This degree prepares you for a career in business management in industry, commerce or the public sector. It focuses on the acquisition and application of knowledge relevant to the role of the manager in the rapidly changing environment which is the modern business world. The course also provides you with opportunities to develop and enhance your range of personal and interpersonal transferable skills which are vital to successful performance in the workplace.

The BA/BSc (Hons) Business Studies will set you apart as a ‘business-ready’ graduate who can rise rapidly to higher level roles and make a significant impact in any sphere of business, in any organisation. Students will gain deep understanding of why businesses perform in the way that they do, along with valuable research and analytical skills to support business decision-making and problem-solving. The course covers areas such as marketing, finance, economics and management which will give you the skills and knowledge that you will need to find a graduate role in a diverse number of sectors (banking, retail, market research) and the advance to senior positions in your chosen field. This well-established course will give you the opportunity to acquire a sound foundation in business and management know-how followed by increased specialisation in an area of your choice.

Students on this course love how incredibly flexible it is, as you don’t have to pick your specialism until the end of your second year of study. The students will develop skills essential for modern management and become an independent and entrepreneurial business leader with an analytical approach to problem solving and business analytics.

Your degree in Business Studies will provide insights and expertise in specific business functions such as marketing, human resource management, accounting and finance. You will study specialised topics such as entrepreneurship and international business. You will also develop awareness of the wider environment in which businesses operate, by studying subjects such as business economics and business law.

Course Length:  3 years / 4 years including Foundation year;

Start dates:  January / May / September;

BA/BSc (Hons) Business Studies

Course Structure

Year 1

  • Foundations of Marketing
  • Introductory Accounting and Finance
  • Introduction to Management
  • Business Environment
  • Managing People
  • Information Management
  • Business in Society

 

Year 2

  • Strategic Business Analysis
  • Managing Human Resources
  • Career Development and Employability
  • Information Technology for Business
  • Managing Finance and Financial Decisions
  • Tactical and Strategic Marketing
  • Project Management: Planning and Control
  • The Business of Sport

 

Year 3

  • Business Dissertation
  • Social Responsibility of Business
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • International Money and Finance
  • Global Business Development
  • Strategic Information Systems
  • Developing Cross-Cultural Capability
  • Employment Relations
  • Organisational Change

* The units can vary, depending on the chosen pathway or optional modules which your institution will choose for the course structure.

Appraisal is essentially through coursework which can take structures, for example, conventional articles and reports, gather venture work, introductions, notices, plan of advanced materials, and the improvement of an examination proposition to help your free investigation. There are likewise in-class tests and PC based appraisals. At the last phase of the program your examination study will be evaluated by an exposition.

In the wake of finishing your college degree, on the off chance that you choose to improve your vocation prospects considerably facilitate you can apply for a postgraduate Master program. For more data in regards to movement please contact Atlantic London.

There are an extensive variety of profession open doors for graduates, including both open and private part work openings in particular professional regions, for example, administration consultancy, exchanging, educating, contracted bookkeeping, promoting, venture saving money, bank administration, retail purchasing, conveyance and coordination administration, protection guaranteeing, showcasing official, buyer items, statistical surveying official, faculty officer, advertising, retail administration and deals.

You can further your career in professions such as:

  • Sales Manager
  • Human Resources Officer/Manager
  • Corporate Investment Banker
  • Management Consultant
  • Risk Manager
  • Logistics And Distribution Manager
  • Marketing Executive/Manager
  • Systems Analyst
  • Administrator
  • Administrative Services Manager
  • Training And Development Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • General Manager
  • General And Operations Manager
  • Account Executive/Manager
  • Accountancy Technician
  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Financial Services Sales Agent
  • Financial Adviser
  • Health Service Manager
  • Insurance Claims Officer
  • Investment Analyst
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Personal Assistant
  • Quantity Surveyor
  • Retail Manager
  • Small Business Adviser
  • Trading Standards Officer
  • Transport Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Chief Executive Officer

And more;

  • Minimum Age: 18 years old;
  • Applicants are required to submit proof of prior certificated learning (e.g. Secondary School Diploma/Baccalaureate/Level 3 qualification) and/or relevant work experience;
  • Applications from mature candidates without formal qualifications are welcomed provided they could demonstrate appropriate levels of relevant ability and experience.
  • If you are unable to meet the entry requirements for this course you may still be eligible for our Foundation year course. This is an extra year of study to prepare you for the full degree.
  • Applicants who do not have English as their first language will be required to demonstrate an approved level of proficiency in the use of the English language.
  • Applicants must bring their original certificates when coming for registration;

Self-Founding

The Tuition Fee of the course will vary depending on the institution you wish to study in, as well as your status in the UK. The course is available for UK/EU and International Students as well. Please contact us to find out the tuition fee for a specific course you’d like to know about.

 

Government Founds – Student Finance England                                                                                                         

If you are an UK/EU citizen or living in the UK on Indefinite stay, you can receive support from the government via Student Loan Company to cover tuition fees and some living costs while studying, depending on your circumstances. Tuition fee loans, to cover the full cost of your course, are paid directly to the course provider. Maintenance loans can be applied for at the same time, lending you money at the start of each term. You won’t have to pay back the loan until after your course, when you’re earning above a certain level.  Students can still apply for grants if they’re eligible for certain benefits, disabled, or need help with childcare costs.

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Business Studies BA/BSc (Hons) Top-Up

Business Studies BA/BSc (Hons) Top-Up

The Business Studies BA/BSc (Hons) Top-Up course will enable you to develop a critical understanding of ethical principles and practice and an awareness of effective management practice. You will build on your all-round knowledge of business including organisational theory, business models, and factors that underpin a firm’s ability to deliver on the triple bottom line.

It will prepare you for careers in business by developing your systematic, analytical and integrated understanding of key aspects of business.

You will learn about organisations, business and management and the changing external environment in which organisations operate. The programme usually enables associate membership of the Chartered Management Institute.

The Business Studies BA/BSc (Hons) Top-Up course is an exciting programme of study that has been designed to help you meet the many challenges of managing in the complex and dynamic world of business. Throughout the course, you will study a variety of different topics, each designed to develop your understanding of business and build the key skills that today’s employers expect from top-calibre graduate recruits.

Business Studies BA/BSc (Hons) Top-Up

With a broad range of optional modules on offer and the opportunity to pick a specialism, you can tailor the course to match your personal interests and professional needs by giving you the information, the tools, the techniques and the experience needed to devise creative solutions to the full range of business problems; this course gives you a real foot in the door of this competitive world. Throughout the course you’ll develop a critical understanding of ethical principles and practice and an awareness of effective management practice and you’ll gain an understanding of the many contexts in which business operate. You can expect to study modules covering business ethics, supply chain management and strategic management and leadership to support your future aspirations. This course builds on your existing knowledge and prepares you for roles in sales, finance, general management and the public sector.

Course Length: 1 years;

Start dates:  January / May / September;

Business Studies BA/BSc (Hons) Top-Up

Course Structure

    • Supporting Study in the UK
    • Academic and Career Development
    • Culture and Organisations
    • Strategic Supply Chain Management
    • Contemporary Issues in Business
    • Strategic Management and Corporate Responsibility
    • Global Marketing and Communication

     

    * The units can vary, depending on the optional modules which your institution will choose for the course structure.

The course will be taught using a variety of teaching and learning strategies to encourage and develop your independent learning skills. You will be assessed based on a combination of examinations, coursework and a project. The project is supported by taught sessions on research methods. It allows you to select a topic of interest to you and engage in academic research to deepen and apply the theoretical knowledge you have gained throughout the course.

After completing your undergraduate degree, if you decide to enhance your career prospects even further you can apply for a postgraduate Master program. For more information regarding progression please contact Atlantic London.

A degree in business can lead to a career in business leadership and management as well as the opportunity to further develop your business knowledge through postgraduate study. Upon graduation you could enter a career in consultancy, marketing, health management, human resource management or operations management, as well as having the skills to set up your own business.

 

You can further your career in professions such as:

  • Sales Manager
  • Human Resources Officer
  • HR Manager
  • Corporate Investment Banker
  • Management Consultant
  • Risk Manager
  • Logistics And Distribution Manager
  • Marketing Executive Manager
  • Systems Analyst
  • Administrator
  • Administrative Services Manager
  • Training And Development Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • General Manager
  • General And Operations Manager
  • Account Executive/Manager
  • Accountancy Technician
  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Financial Services Sales Agent
  • Financial Adviser
  • Health Service Manager
  • Insurance Claims Officer
  • Investment Analyst
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Personal Assistant
  • Quantity Surveyor
  • Retail Manager
  • Small Business Adviser
  • Trading Standards Officer
  • Transport Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Chief Executive Officer

And more;

  • The (Top-Up)  course is designed for applicants holding a Level 5 qualification such as a Higher National Diploma, or other equivalents or have completed the second year of a relevant and comparable degree;
  • Applicants must have a relevant HND or a foundation degree with 240 credits in any Business and/or Management related areas;
  • Applicants who do not have English as their first language will be required to demonstrate an approved level of proficiency in the use of the English language;
  • Qualifications are checked before enrolment by the institution where you’ll apply;
  • Students must bring their original diploma when coming for registration;

Self-Founding

The Tuition Fee of the course will vary depending on the institution you wish to study in, as well as your status in the UK. The course is available for UK/EU and International Students as well. Please contact us to find out the tuition fee for a specific course you’d like to know about.

 

Government Founds – Student Finance England                                                                                                         

If you are an UK/EU citizen or living in the UK on Indefinite stay, you can receive support from the government via Student Loan Company to cover tuition fees and some living costs while studying, depending on your circumstances. Tuition fee loans, to cover the full cost of your course, are paid directly to the course provider. Maintenance loans can be applied for at the same time, lending you money at the start of each term. You won’t have to pay back the loan until after your course, when you’re earning above a certain level.  Students can still apply for grants if they’re eligible for certain benefits, disabled, or need help with childcare costs.

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HND Business Studies

HND Business Studies

The HND Business Studies course aims to develop your ability to understand business issues from a range of perspectives, to analyse management problems and specify workable solutions. The course is ideal for those who have started or are planning a move into a career in private or public sector business. On this course you’ll learn how businesses grow, develop and thrive, and it is designed to prepare you to run businesses big and small.

The purpose of BTEC Higher Nationals in Business is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in the business sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications aim to widen access to higher education and enhance the career prospects of those who undertake them. The Higher National qualifications in Business are aimed at students wanting to continue their education through applied learning. Higher Nationals provide a wide-ranging study of the business sector and are designed for students who wish to pursue or advance their career in business.

HND Business Studies

You will gain a broad spectrum of skills that are highly sought-after by employers, including: marketing, communication, IT, business accounting, business law, and customer care and people management.

The diverse nature of the course will ensure that you are equipped with the knowledge to undertake a variety of business roles, including management, and the business world will be your oyster! This diploma introduces you to the fundamentals of business and builds your entrepreneurial skills. We’ll give you the skills needed to manage your own business, or explore careers in a wide range of industries.

This HND Business Studies diploma is for those who prefer a practical approach to learning, and is ideal if you want to hit the ground running in real business situations. It has a broad syllabus and is useful whether you already have some working experience or are just starting out on your career. There is a very significant focus on developing business and employability skills that will provide successful students with career enhancing opportunities and the opportunity to proceed to a full Honours Degree.

Course Length: 2 years;

Start dates: February / July / October;

HND Business Studies

Course Structure

Year 1

  • Business Environment
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Principles
  • Managing Financial Resources and Decisions
  • Business Strategy
  • Managing Communications, Knowledge and Information
  • Organisations and Behaviour
  • Business Event Management

Year 2:

  • Marketing Planning
  • Business Decision Making
  • Project Management for Business
  • Human Resources Development
  • Sales Planning and Operations
  • Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business
  • Financial Systems and Auditing
  • Research Project

* The units can vary, depending on the optional modules which your institution will choose for the course structure.

Assessment is based on assignments, typically one assignment per unit. These assignments will vary and include a mix of formal reports, presentations and practical tasks, but there will be no formal exams.  You won’t have to write any exams during your HND; instead you will focus on gaining practical, applicable skills through real-world case studies and group and individual assignments.  Learners are assessed using a variety of methods, including group work, tutorials, lectures, seminars presentations, role play and case study analyses, written assignments.

The HND is a nationally and internationally recognised qualification throughout the business world. It provides a basic grounding in the core areas of business and management and leads to an enhanced career as well as promotion prospects. The HND gives automatic subject exemption from many professional qualifications.

Holders of the Higher National Diploma in Business can study for one additional year at various UK universities and gain a business degree (e.g. BA Honours in Business).

On completion of the course you will gain an established and nationally recognised qualification that will equip you for employment in a wide range of business settings. It will successfully prepare you for a career in financial services, consultancy, general business management or recruitment, business management, accountancy, consumer research, statistical analysis, banking and public or private financial institution, marketing and retail management.

  • Minimum Age: 18 years old;
  • Applicants are required to submit proof of prior certificated learning (e.g. Secondary School Diploma/Baccalaureate/Level 3 qualification) or relevant work experience;
  • Applicants who do not have English as their first language will be required to demonstrate an approved level of proficiency in the use of the English language;
  • An interview with the college is compulsory prior student registration.
  • Applicants must bring their original certificates when coming for registration;

Self-Founding

The Tuition Fee of the course will vary depending on the institution you wish to study in, as well as your status in the UK. The course is available for UK/EU and International Students as well. Please contact us to find out the tuition fee for a specific course you’d like to know about.

Government Founds – Student Finance England                                                                                                         

If you are an UK/EU citizen or living in the UK on Indefinite stay, you can receive support from the government via Student Loan Company to cover tuition fees and some living costs while studying, depending on your circumstances. Tuition fee loans, to cover the full cost of your course, are paid directly to the course provider. Maintenance loans can be applied for at the same time, lending you money at the start of each term. You won’t have to pay back the loan until after your course, when you’re earning above a certain level.  Students can still apply for grants if they’re eligible for certain benefits, disabled, or need help with childcare costs.

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