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Year of Entry 2018/19
BA (Honours)

Business Management (1 year top-up)

Choose a pathway to suit you and excel in business, while topping up your existing credits and qualifications.


Everything you need to know...

What is the fee? Home/EU: £9,250 per year  
International: Our tuition fee for international students starting full-time study in 2018/19 is £12,750 per year.We offer a range of scholarships and awards for international students. Find out more.
How long will I study? 1 Year
Where will I study? City Campus
What is the UCAS code? N200
When do I start? January

Course summary

  • Convert your business Foundation, HND or academic credits into a full Honours degree
  • Advance your skills, knowledge and career prospects in business
  • Choose between separate start dates which allow for students whose first language isn't English
  • Gain valuable skills in everything from negotiation to strategy, marketing to management
  • Take specialist pathways or more general business and employability modules

This course allows you to become fluent in the world of business while topping up your existing qualifications or academic credits. You'll develop vital personal, analytical and communication skills, and graduate ready to hit the ground running in the world of business.

How you learn

This course offers separate pathways to allow for different interests, languages and availability. The September start date focusses more on international aspects of business, with modules including an international business consultancy project, and marketing in a global context.

The January start allows for those whose first language isn't necessarily English. It offers managerial and professional modules, as well as the opportunity to hone your English skills for business.

Your modules are taught by seasoned academics and business practitioners, and are geared toward the real-world application of theory and academic skills.

You learn through:

  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • Coursework
  • Examinations
  • Presentations
  • Case studies

Course leaders and tutors

Shingairai Masango
Shingairai Masango
Yorkshire Accelerator Lead

Dr Shinga Masango is a senior lecturer in International Business at Sheffield Hallam University and the Yorkshire (Y) Accelerator Lead


Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • managerial positions
  • human resources
  • recruitment
  • academia
  • teaching

Previous graduates have gone on to work for

  • NHS
  • BMW
  • River Island
  • Interflora
  • HSBC
  • the National Railway Museum

Where will I study?

You study at City Campus

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Howard Street
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S1 1WB

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Entry requirements

All students

Applicants normally need one of the following

• a foundation degree, HND or equivalent qualification in business and/or management, with an overall merit profile from year two modules

• 120 year one and 120 year two credits, with an overall mark of 55 per cent or above, from a relevant business degree or equivalent

You can find information on making sense of UCAS tariff points here and use the UCAS tariff calculator to work out your points.

We welcome applications from people of any age. There may be some flexibility in entry requirements provided you have other relevant learning or experience. This must show that you will benefit from and successfully finish the course.

If English is not your first language you need an IELTS score of 6.0 or above, with a minimum score of 5.5 in each skill. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.

Additional information for EU/International students

If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. You can also watch a video guide on how to apply.

For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.


Modules

The elective modules shown below are examples of modules you may be able to choose from.

Final year

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Academic And Professional Excellence (Pdp) Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Critical And Contemporary Issues In Enterprise Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: English For Business And Academic Purposes Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Financial Fluency For Decision Making Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
Exam:
&:nbsp; 50%
50%
Module: Global Supply Chain Management Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
Exam:
&:nbsp; 40%
60%
Module: Implementing Strategy And Change Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
Exam:
&:nbsp; 40%
60%
Module: International Business Consultancy Project Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Leadership In Contemporary Organisations Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Managing For Success Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Marketing In A Global Context Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
Practical:
&:nbsp; 60%
40%
Module: Marketing Innovation And Creativity Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Elective modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Foreign Language Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Managing The Digital Enterprise Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Sustainable And Responsible Business In The C21 - Contemporary Challenges Credits: 20.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%

Fees and funding

Home/EU students

Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time study in 2018/19 is £9,250 per year.

† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.

International students

£12,750 per year

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Additional course costs

This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.

Additional costs for Business and management courses (PDF)

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You can apply for this course through UCAS.

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