Foundation Degree in Business and ManagementFoundation Degree • Level 6
About the course
This foundation degree has been designed to develop knowledge and understanding of a range of business disciplines including line management, marketing, accounting and business practice. It will focus on developing the undergraduate’s core study skills, general business knowledge and problem solving abilities. As part of their studies, undergraduates may have the opportunity to visit local businesses to enhance their understanding and perception of their studies. Local employers will also be invited to provide ‘guest lectures’ further enriching the experience of the course. This course is delivered by Burnley College. The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9000 per year. The standard part time tuition fee rate for 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £1000 per 20 credit module.
Type of LearningUniversity Study
Study ModeFull Time / Part Time
Location ByBurnley College
Years 1, 2 and 3 (delivered at Burnley College): The standard full time tuition fee rate per year for this course in 2020/21 for UK students is £9000. The standard full time tuition fee for the Foundation year for this course in 2020/21 is £6000.
Our typical offer is 104-112 UCAS Points. We operate a flexible admissions policy and treat everyone as an individual. This means that we will take into consideration your educational achievements and predicted grades (where applicable) together with your application as a whole, including work experience and personal statement. General Studies accepted. BTEC Extended Diploma: Merit, Merit, Merit GCSE: 5 at grade C/4 including Maths & English or equivalent Applications from individuals with non-standard qualifications, relevant work or life experience and who can demonstrate the ability to cope with and benefit from degree-level studies, are welcome and these applicants will be interviewed.
Modules include: First Line Management, Professional & Academic Skills, Preparing for Learning From Work, Organisations in their Environment, Management and Organisational Functions, Entrepreneurship & Small Business Start-up, Marketing Principles for Business, Business Management & Practice, Accounting Human Resource Management Managerial Decision Making
A variety of assessment methods may be used including: Essays Coursework, business reports, seminar presentations, academic essays, Analysing case studies Individual and group assignments Independent study: research and reading and formal exams.