As a student on the Business Management programme you will be involved in identifying and applying the main business processes and personal skills essential in effective management.
This course develops creativity, enterprise, problem solving and decision making abilities through a range of skills and knowledge relevant to business and management. It is designed to meet employers’ needs and to create graduates who have a sound grasp of business and good transferable skills. The course allows students to pursue specialist interests in Marketing, Law, Event Management, Retail Operations and Logistics, Human Resourcing and relate these specialisms to professional requirements. There is also an international route which includes a one year overseas placement. The course enables students to appreciate the importance of the social, political, ethical, technological, environmental and global contexts in which businesses operates. It also provides students with a range of opportunities to develop the attitudes, skills and abilities necessary to work in an international business environment and to develop an awareness and appreciation of different cultural values.
You will develop a systematic understanding of key aspects of business management through a coherent programme of study which will enable you to undertake research in to key business topics and to prepare you for a career in business and/or management within a sector of your choice.
Career and professional skills development is an integral feature of this programme as is a placement year either in the UK or overseas. Careers can be in Business and/or management, Business and Management (International), Marketing, Legal services, Accounting and Finance, Event Management, Retail Operations and Logistics and Human Resources.