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Business Management

UCAS Code: N200 Duration: 3 years

Overview

You will study the business environment across the full range of organisations, from small- and medium-sized enterprises to global organisations across public, private and the third sectors. You will cover fundamental business principles and processes, and develop business and management skills, such as critical analysis, problem solving, report writing, presentation, teamwork and reflective skills. Business organisations are facing unprecedented change and complex challenges both within the UK and globally. This demands that students who enter the business sector understand the dynamics of the business environment and how organisations operate in increasingly uncertain situations. As a Business Management student, you will analyse global business issues, human development and social and cultural change.

This in-depth programme gives you the opportunity to understand how businesses operate and the ethical and social impact they have on communities. An experienced, student-focused team will develop your understanding of this business context and develop the critical business skills that future employers will demand.

Why choose this subject?

  • You will have the opportunity to find solutions to real business problems and projects.
  • 85% of students were satisfied with the learning resources available for BA Business Management (National Student Survey 2015).
  • Teaching is underpinned by research from the Business School’s Centre for Social and Ethical Enterprise Development which hosts the editorship of The Social Enterprise Journal and The Journal of Emergency Services.
  • You will benefit from the Business Department’s international links including having the opportunity to participate in international exchange programmes with institutions in the USA, Canada and Finland amongst others.

Subject Guide

You can read more about studying Business Management at Liverpool Hope in our subject guides.

Business Management Subject Guide

 

 

 

The programme specifications for this subject can be downloaded below.

Business Management

 

This degree is available as a full time course for all international students. For more information about International students studying at Liverpool Hope, visit www.hope.ac.uk/international

Curriculum

You will study a dynamic and innovative curriculum which was developed in consultation with private, public, international and community organisations. 

Your study programme will vary depending on whether you are taking a Single or Combined Honours degree in Marketing.

Level 1

All students will study Business Environments, Principles of Management and Economics. Single Honours students will also cover Marketing and Business Systems.

Level 2

All students take Managing Finance, Managing Marketing, Human Resource Management and Development, Business Law and Marketing Communications.

Level 3

All students will study Strategic Management and Globalisation & International Business or Project & Operations Management. Single Honours students will also take Business Ethics, Social Entrepreneurship with either a Consultancy Management Project/Dissertation or a Marketing Research Project.

A variety of methods to assess your learning is used. Applying theory to real problems and scenarios, your assessments will include: essays, business reports, project work, presentations, class tests and formal written examinations. Additionally, you will take part in interactive online role plays and reflect on your learning.

You may also be interested in...

Accounting

 

Law

Marketing

Tourism

Entry Requirements

2016 Entry Requirements

The offer level for 2016 entry will be BCC - BBB at A Level or 260 - 300 UCAS points.

UCAS points offers can be achieved in many ways, the following are just a few examples of how you could achieve our entry requirements:

  • Three A Levels with grades of BBC or above
  • Two A Levels with grades AB and one AS Level grade A
  • BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF) with grade DMM
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) with grade M
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and A Level with grade of C
  • CACHE Diploma at grade B
  • Access Diploma with a minimum of 30 Level 3 credits at merit or above.

If you have any questions about your qualifications, please contact enquiry@hope.ac.uk or call 0151 291 3111.

2017 Entry Requirements

The offer level for 2017 entry will be BCC - ABB at A Level or DMM - DDM at BTEC Extended Diploma or 104 - 128 new UCAS tariff points.

UCAS points offers can be achieved in many ways, the following are just a few examples of how you could achieve our entry requirements:

  • Three A Levels with grades of BCC or above
  • BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF) with grade DMM
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) with grade M
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and A Level with grade of C
  • CACHE Diploma at grade B

The Access to HE Diploma now also attracts points under the new UCAS tariff. Visit the UCAS website to calculate your points.

Useful Links

How to apply

Admissions Policy

UCAS

Course Combinations

Business Management is available as a BA Single Honours degree, UCAS code N200.

It can be studied as a combined honours degree with the following subjects:

Business Management and Accounting & Finance UCAS code NN42 
Business Management and Art & Design History UCAS code NV32
Business Management and Biology UCAS code 8P57
Business Management and Childhood & Youth UCAS code NL19 
Business Management and Computer Science  UCAS code S6D5
Business Management and Creative Writing  UCAS code B467
Business Management and Early Childhood UCAS code NX2H
Business Management and English Language UCAS code NQ32
Business Management and Film & Visual Culture UCAS code B567
Business Management and Health & Wellbeing  UCAS code N2L5
Business Management and Information Technology UCAS code NG25
Business Management and International Relations UCAS code NL25
Business Management and Law  UCAS code NM2C
Business Management and Marketing UCAS code NN2M
Business Management and Mathematics UCAS code NG21
Business Management and Nutrition UCAS code NB24
Business Management and Special Educational Needs UCAS code NX21 
Business Management and Sport & Physical Education  UCAS code NC2Q

All course combinations result in a BA Hons degree.

 

 

                      

                             

Employability

Knowledge of business principles and the acquisition of management skills are increasingly seen as essential prerequisites by many employers.

As a Business Management graduate you will be prepared for a career in any aspect of management and business and be equipped to set up your own business.

The opportunity to specialise in your final year of your Business Management degree also prepares you to pursue postgraduate study in Business and Management.

Overview

You will study the business environment across the full range of organisations, from small- and medium-sized enterprises to global organisations across public, private and the third sectors. You will cover fundamental business principles and processes, and develop business and management skills, such as critical analysis, problem solving, report writing, presentation, teamwork and reflective skills. Business organisations are facing unprecedented change and complex challenges both within the UK and globally. This demands that students who enter the business sector understand the dynamics of the business environment and how organisations operate in increasingly uncertain situations. As a Business Management student, you will analyse global business issues, human development and social and cultural change.

This in-depth programme gives you the opportunity to understand how businesses operate and the ethical and social impact they have on communities. An experienced, student-focused team will develop your understanding of this business context and develop the critical business skills that future employers will demand.

Why choose this subject?

  • You will have the opportunity to find solutions to real business problems and projects.
  • 85% of students were satisfied with the learning resources available for BA Business Management (National Student Survey 2015).
  • Teaching is underpinned by research from the Business School’s Centre for Social and Ethical Enterprise Development which hosts the editorship of The Social Enterprise Journal and The Journal of Emergency Services.
  • You will benefit from the Business Department’s international links including having the opportunity to participate in international exchange programmes with institutions in the USA, Canada and Finland amongst others.

Subject Guide

You can read more about studying Business Management at Liverpool Hope in our subject guides.

Business Management Subject Guide

 

 

 

The programme specifications for this subject can be downloaded below.

Business Management

 

This degree is available as a full time course for all international students. For more information about International students studying at Liverpool Hope, visit www.hope.ac.uk/international

Curriculum

You will study a dynamic and innovative curriculum which was developed in consultation with private, public, international and community organisations. 

Your study programme will vary depending on whether you are taking a Single or Combined Honours degree in Marketing.

Level 1

All students will study Business Environments, Principles of Management and Economics. Single Honours students will also cover Marketing and Business Systems.

Level 2

All students take Managing Finance, Managing Marketing, Human Resource Management and Development, Business Law and Marketing Communications.

Level 3

All students will study Strategic Management and Globalisation & International Business or Project & Operations Management. Single Honours students will also take Business Ethics, Social Entrepreneurship with either a Consultancy Management Project/Dissertation or a Marketing Research Project.

A variety of methods to assess your learning is used. Applying theory to real problems and scenarios, your assessments will include: essays, business reports, project work, presentations, class tests and formal written examinations. Additionally, you will take part in interactive online role plays and reflect on your learning.

You may also be interested in...

Accounting

 

Law

Marketing

Tourism

Entry Requirements

2016 Entry Requirements

The offer level for 2016 entry will be BCC - BBB at A Level or 260 - 300 UCAS points.

UCAS points offers can be achieved in many ways, the following are just a few examples of how you could achieve our entry requirements:

  • Three A Levels with grades of BBC or above
  • Two A Levels with grades AB and one AS Level grade A
  • BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF) with grade DMM
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) with grade M
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and A Level with grade of C
  • CACHE Diploma at grade B
  • Access Diploma with a minimum of 30 Level 3 credits at merit or above.

If you have any questions about your qualifications, please contact enquiry@hope.ac.uk or call 0151 291 3111.

2017 Entry Requirements

The offer level for 2017 entry will be BCC - ABB at A Level or DMM - DDM at BTEC Extended Diploma or 104 - 128 new UCAS tariff points.

UCAS points offers can be achieved in many ways, the following are just a few examples of how you could achieve our entry requirements:

  • Three A Levels with grades of BCC or above
  • BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF) with grade DMM
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) with grade M
  • BTEC Diploma (QCF) with grade DM and A Level with grade of C
  • CACHE Diploma at grade B

The Access to HE Diploma now also attracts points under the new UCAS tariff. Visit the UCAS website to calculate your points.

Useful Links

How to apply

Admissions Policy

UCAS

Course Combinations

Business Management is available as a BA Single Honours degree, UCAS code N200.

It can be studied as a combined honours degree with the following subjects:

Business Management and Accounting & Finance UCAS code NN42 
Business Management and Art & Design History UCAS code NV32
Business Management and Biology UCAS code 8P57
Business Management and Childhood & Youth UCAS code NL19 
Business Management and Computer Science  UCAS code S6D5
Business Management and Creative Writing  UCAS code B467
Business Management and Early Childhood UCAS code NX2H
Business Management and English Language UCAS code NQ32
Business Management and Film & Visual Culture UCAS code B567
Business Management and Health & Wellbeing  UCAS code N2L5
Business Management and Information Technology UCAS code NG25
Business Management and International Relations UCAS code NL25
Business Management and Law  UCAS code NM2C
Business Management and Marketing UCAS code NN2M
Business Management and Mathematics UCAS code NG21
Business Management and Nutrition UCAS code NB24
Business Management and Special Educational Needs UCAS code NX21 
Business Management and Sport & Physical Education  UCAS code NC2Q

All course combinations result in a BA Hons degree.

 

 

                      

                             

Employability

Knowledge of business principles and the acquisition of management skills are increasingly seen as essential prerequisites by many employers.

As a Business Management graduate you will be prepared for a career in any aspect of management and business and be equipped to set up your own business.

The opportunity to specialise in your final year of your Business Management degree also prepares you to pursue postgraduate study in Business and Management.

Course Contact Details

Student Recruitment

+44 (0) 151 291 3111

enquiry@hope.ac.uk

Department: Liverpool Hope Business School

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