BA (Hons) Business Management (Top Up)

Our BA (Hons) in Business Management equips students with the expertise to understand the changing world of business on a national and global scale. Those who are successful in achieving this degree are highly sought after by employers for their in-depth knowledge of current business practice and for their ability to analyse business challenges and explore solutions.

Programme overview

In combination with the experience gained through studying OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management, this programme aims to:

  • provide a coherent, broad based programme of study of business organisations and their management within the context of a changing external environment;
  • develop self-aware, reflective students who take responsibility for their own learning and demonstrate a responsibility to fellow learners;
  • develop a range of intellectual and practical skills that will enable graduates to add-value within the workplace;
  • provide assessment and project-based tasks that allows students to apply knowledge and skills appropriately within an authentic context;
  • provide the educational foundation that is relevant to further study and life-long learning;
  • create a learning environment where professional standards are expected, but at the same time recognises that learning is challenging, and appropriate support is provided both by staff and fellow learners for career development.

Module information and delivery

The programme consists of 6 modules covering:

  • International Business (20 credits)
  • Business Strategy (20 credits)
  • Leadership and Management Development (20 credits)
  • Business Communications (20 credits)
  • New Venture Management and Development (20 credits)
  • Business and Management Research (20 credits)

The programme is delivered over one academic year using a blended learning approach.

You will benefit from

  • Online teaching in small groups which is central to the delivery of the programme.
  • The ability to study 24/7 at your own pace and times convenient to you
  • Emphasis on a supportive environment that enables you to master the challenge of Level 6 study
  • Professional focus to the programme underpinned by an innovative, practice-based assessment.

Entry requirements, Fees and Intakes

To apply for this course, you need to possess the OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management (120 credits) qualification.

The Business Management (top-up) course fee is £4,950 and starts in September, January and May.

Awarding institution

The BA (Hons) Business Management programme is validated and awarded by University of Chichester.

Support

We want students on our course to have the support they need to make the most of their investment in their own future.

You will receive excellent support from our academic team, including your programme manager, module tutors and your personal tutor who will be with you every step of the way.