Business Studies with Entrepreneurship (with Integrated Foundation Year) – BA (Hons)
Learn the skills you need to launch your own business venture in our brand-new Business Studies with Entrepreneurship bachelor’s degree, delivered in partnership with the University of West London. The four-year course teaches students the process of turning innovative ideas into a successful, real-world business. The programme also includes an integrated foundation year, which will deliver a grounding in the subject and the academic skills needed to succeed in the programme.
UKCBC offers this programme as part of a franchise partnership with the University of West London (UWL). Students are expected to fulfil all the admission requirements prescribed by UWL, and admissions are subject to final approval by UWL. Students are expected to adhere to the relevant rules and regulations of UWL, in addition to the regulations of UKCBC.
|Title||BA (Hons) Business Studies with Entrepreneurship|
|Awarding Body||University of West London|
|Level||Bachelor of Arts|
|Duration||4 Years (with Foundation Year)|
|Intake||September, February, May|
Why Study the BA (Hons) in Business Studies and Entrepreneurship (with Integrated Foundation Year)?
The Business Studies and Entrepreneurship bachelor’s degree has been developed with input from local and national businesses in both the public and private sectors. The resulting qualification will provide students with a thorough overview of the approaches needed to successfully start and run their own business. During the foundation year, students will also have an entire module dedicated to personalised learning; this module will be designed around the student’s academic learning needs.
During the Business Studies and Entrepreneurship degree, students will learn the techniques needed to creatively solve a wide variety of business problems, from accounting to managing SMEs. Study formats include a mix of task-based learning, group and managerial work, and experience sharing.
- Foundation Year
- Introduction to Business
- Recording of Business Transactions
- Personalised Learning
- Data Handling and ICT
- Managing People and Systems
- Academic Performance
- Year One
- Professional Skills for Business and Finance
- Introduction to Human Resource Management
- Researching Business Data
- Business Accounting
- Principles of Marketing
- Information, Communications and Technology
- Year Two
- Business Economics
- Enterprise and Business Development
- Managing Business Operations
- Research Methods
- Business Ethics
- Organisational Behaviour
- Year Three
- Strategic Management
- Business Research Project
- Contemporary Issues in Entrepreneurship
- International Business
- Managing SMEs
All modules worth 20 credits unless stated. Optional modules subject to popularity and staff availability.
Business Studies and Entrepreneurship (with Integrated Foundation Year) Entry Requirements
As a potential student of the BA (Hons) Business Studies and Entrepreneurship (with Integrated Foundation Year), you will be expected to have an interest in business and enterprise, be able to demonstrate your motivation for the subject, and have one of the following academic qualifications to join:
- A recognised level 3 qualification from the UK, or
- Any international qualification compared at level 3, through UKNARIC
Mature students (over 21 years of age) that do not have level 3 qualifications will be expected to have an interest in business and enterprise, be able to demonstrate their motivation for the subject, and complete:
- An interview
- An assessment test
- An admission assessment form (RPEL)
All non-UK qualification will be compared through UKNARIC, translation may be required if qualification is not in English, and if not comparable through UKNARIC.
|Tuition Fees||£9,250 per year*|
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