BA (Hons) Business and Management (Top up)


1. Qualification details

Qualification name BA (Hons) in Business and Management
Qualification level Level 6
Awarding organisation Leeds Beckett University
Course webpage https://courses.wakefield.ac.uk/PSWebEnrolment/webenrolment.aspx?page=~/webcontrols/coursedisplay.ascx&CourseInformationID=2788&http://courses.wakefield.ac.uk/study-with-us/
Course type Part time
Course start date 01 September 2020
Instruction language English
Additional price description Please contact us
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

This top-up course prepares you for the working world by covering a range of topics that are common to business. The course allows students who currently hold a foundation degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) to complete further study to top-up their qualifications and obtain a full honours degree. The course is assignment-based and covers a variety of topics commonly encountered by the business professional. Small class sizes and a high level of tutor support help ease you through this degree course. Students perform brilliantly on the course with 100% graduating to date. Our students have said they have enjoyed their time at the College thoroughly and would recommend the College to anyone looking at progressing with their education.

3. Entry requirements

Full time Foundation degree, HND, or other level 5 qualification in a business-related area, with a good profile of attainment and reference. OR Those with previous experience or learning that is relevant may be eligible via our APL process for accreditation towards this course. All applicants must complete a satisfactory interview and must have satisfactory levels of English and Maths, and must be aspiring to working a business environment, and maybe required to produce a written piece of work to support their application. Part time You must be working in a business environment and should have successfully completed a Higher National Diploma or Foundation Degree in a Business related area, with a good profile of attainment (55% merit) and reference. You may be required to produce a written piece of work to support your entry onto the course. Students will need an appropriate level of literacy and numeracy to enable them to meet the requirements of independent study at this level. In the absence of formal qualifications, students must be able to demonstrate appropriate levels of numeracy and literacy through our screening process. Students without formal qualifications will be able to complete an APL application where they have relevant experience.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Assessment is through written assignments and essays. These assignments will take various forms suitable to a business environment and may be linked to the workplace. Your major research project will involve undertaking a dissertation into a business topic of your own choosing.

6. Venue

Name ASIC Building (Advanced Skills & Innovation Centre)
Address Margaret Street
West Yorkshire
WF1 2DH
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Email courseinfo@wakefield.ac.uk
Phone 01924 789111
Website http://ww.wakefield.ac.uk

7. Other dates and venues

Venue Start date Options
ASIC Building (Advanced Skills & Innovation Centre) 01 September 2020 View course