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BA (Hons) Business Studies

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BA (Hons) Business Studies

The Business Studies Programme has been devised to reflect the raised expectations of employers and the competitive environment in which graduates will need to operate in the future business world. Furthermore, the programme places increased emphasis on Student Engagement in the learning process, the development of employability skills and attributes including entrepreneurship, the value of real world learning, the growth in digital technologies and the nature of the global context. This programme prepares students for a range of careers across a wide variety of business disciplines.

The BA (Hons) Business Studies (BABS) aims to provide students with:

– An opportunity for study into the theoretical bases of business
– A framework to facilitate the acquisition of knowledge, management skills and experience to enhance the participants’ ability to contribute to organisational effectiveness as graduates
– An opportunity to develop their management and leadership capabilities
– A framework within which a participant may negotiate tasks and areas of experience to suit his or her own individual needs
– An opportunity to engage in reflective debate and practice, to develop their ability to think critically, analyse and synthesise and to recognise assumptions, false logic and implicit reasoning
– An opportunity to develop the skills necessary to undertake research, using appropriate qualitative and quantitative tools, to evaluate options and to construct and justify arguments and proposals

This programme is validated by the University of Lincoln.

Please note that this programme is due to be re-validated for 2019/20 entry

Level Four

Introduction to Business Law 2018-19 15 credits
Organisational Behaviour 2018-19 15 credits
Principles of Marketing 2018-19 15 credits
Introduction to Business Finance 2018-19 15 credits
The Business Professional 2018-19 15 credits
Principles of Economics 2018-19 30 30 credits
Analysis of Business Data 2018-19 15 credits

Level Five

Strategic Management 2019-20 15 credits
Careers and Employability 2019-20 15 credits
Research and Consultancy Methods 2019-20 15 credits
Human Resource Management 2018-19 15 credits
Finance for Business 2019-20 15 credits
Operations Management 2019-20 15 credits
International Economics 2019-20 15 credits
Budgeting for Business 2019-20 15 credits

Level Six

Leadership and High Performance Teams 2020-21 15 credits
Venture Creation 2020-21 15 credits
Entrepreneurship 2020-21 15 credits
Strategy for Business with Simulation 2020-21 15 credits
Contemporary Issues in Management 2020-21 30 credits
Human Resource Management 30 credits
Dissertation (Optional) 30 credits

You will normally have 240 HE credits from a foundation degree or an HE Diploma in a relevant field of study.

A variety of assessment methods will be used, including:
• The production of business reports
• Individual & group presentations
• Evidence of learning within the workplace through reflective commentaries
• Time constrained assessments
• Modular assignments based on simulated or case study work

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