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Year of Entry 2022/23
BA (Honours)

International Business with Marketing (1 year top-up)

Develop your expertise in international business on this one-year top-up course, with a focus on marketing.


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What is the fee? Home: See fees section below
International/EU: £14,415 per year
How long will I study? 1 Year
Where will I study? City Campus
What is the UCAS code? D002
When do I start? January 2023

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Course summary

  • Convert your existing academic credits into a full honours degree 
  • Advance your skills, knowledge and career prospects in International Business and Marketing
  • Apply your theory in practical projects and learn from real world experience 
  • Graduate with the academic grounding and real-world expertise needed for a career in a wide range of International Business positions
  • Learn specific skills to help you lead and manage in the business world, and develop a strategic understanding of business and marketing in a global context.

Aligned closely with our Business and Marketing Degrees, this course enables you to develop your expertise in contemporary global business issues. 

Sheffield Business School accreditation

Sheffield Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), placing us in the top 5% of business schools globally.

How you learn

All our courses are designed around a set of key principles based on engaging you with the world, collaborating with others, challenging you to think in new ways, and providing you with a supportive environment in which you can thrive.

This course offers core modules in International Business as well as specialist marketing topics to allow for enhanced career choices.  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

  • guest speakers
  • lectures
  • seminars
  • problem solving activities
  • real-world case study-based workshops
  • individual and group presentations 
  • self -managed study

Course leaders and tutors

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Md Imtiaz Mostafiz
Senior Lecturer and Level 6 Lead for BA in International Business with Specialism top-up route

Applied learning

Live projects

Live projects form a valuable part of your learning on this course. You will undertake a 20 credit module based on a management topic, will have autonomy to decide on your topic, and will be supported throughout the module with experienced tutors. 

Field trips 

You will have the opportunity to engage with industry through our specialist guest speakers and via tutors with extensive industry experience.

Networking opportunities 

As a student at Sheffield Hallam University you will benefit from being part of our vibrant student community. You will also be part of a student led Business and Management Society, offering peer support and networking opportunities 


Future careers

Graduates of this course will learn the skills enabling them to find employment with companies such as 

  • Mattell
  • Hewlitt Packard
  • IBM
  • 02
  • River Island 
  • Hilton Hotels
  • The John Lewis Partnership
  • ASDA
  • Greencore Group

Where will I study?

You study at City Campus through a structured mix of online lessons and face-to-face teaching with access to digital and online resources to support your learning.

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Entry requirements

All students

Normally 120 credits at Level 4 and 120 credits at Level 5 (i.e. a total of 240 credits) from any business, international business or other relevant qualifications. Students will have normally studied a qualification with relevant content at Level 4 and Level 5. Students whose first language is not English will need to demonstrate the entry requirements of the course to which they apply as well as meet the English competence requirements of an overall IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each of the four skills); or equivalent.

Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 at the point of enrolment.

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

Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances.

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Academic And Professional Excellence (Pdp) Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Contemporary Issues In International Business Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: International Business Research Project Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Marketing In A Global Context Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Practical
Module: Strategic Brand Management Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework
Exam
Module: The Customer Experience Credits: 20 Assessment: Coursework

Fees and funding

Home students

Our tuition fees for UK students starting full-time undergraduate study in 2022/2023 are regulated by the UK government and are yet to be confirmed. For an indication, our tuition fees for UK students starting this course in 2021/22 are £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

Our tuition fee for International/EU students starting full-time study in 2022/23 is £14,415 per year.

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How tuition fees work, student loans and other financial support available.

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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, management and enterprise courses (PDF, 272.6KB)

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How do I apply?

You can apply for this course through UCAS.

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