Business Management (BA Ord)

Business Management (BA Ord)

This programme will give you the professional skills needed to thrive in a business environment and to make a difference.

  • Course Type University Level
  • Subject Area Business
  • Qualification Bachelor of Arts Ordinary Degree (BA Ord) Top Up
  • Study Mode: Full Time Only
  • Course Level Level 6
  • Location Victoria House
  • Course Length This is a 1 year, Full time programme.
  • Start Date September yearly
  • End Date July Yearly
  • Fee £7,495
  • Course Code N200 BA/BM

Do you want to learn relevant skills and knowledge to work in business?
Are you keen to study a broad range of business as well as have the chance to specialise?

This programme will give you the professional skills needed to thrive in a business environment and to make a difference. Our team of business specialists will encourage you to delve into the many aspects of business. The content of the programme is realistic and relevant and the knowledge and skills gained will equip you well for the world of work.

This programme is ideal if you have successfully completed the HND or Foundation Degree in a Business or Management related subject. The programme will build upon the skills and knowledge that you have already acquired and enable you to develop further your specialism in areas such as Marketing and Human Resource Management.

Students with diplomas from other centres are particularly welcome.

Please click here to view the Programme Handbook

Teaching will be through a mixture of formal lectures, practical sessions and academic tutorials. You will engage in a series of activities that will be based upon research of relevant publications and case studies, aimed at developing underlying knowledge of conceptual issues and the understanding of current developments. You will be expected to study outside class time. Most modules will be assessed by a mixture of coursework and examinations.

Topics will include:

Sample Core Modules –

  • Contemporary Issues in Business
  • Management Decisions
  • Option Modules – Level 2: Financial Management, People Management, Marketing Operations
  • Option Modules – Level 3: International Marketing Strategy, Management Development, Management Project
Entry Requirements

Students must hold an HND Business qualification or a suitable HND with a merit profile in a business related study area. A foundation degree with a grade profile of 50% or above is also acceptable. GCSE Maths and English is required at grade C (or 4) or above (or equivalent O Level).


You will have access to a learning resource centre both at Exeter College and at the University of Exeter. There is a refectory in Victoria House.

Additional Costs

The purchase of recommended textbooks.

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