BA (Hons) Business, Leadership & Management (top-up)

Gain the skills and competencies required to thrive in today’s fast paced business environment. UCAS Code: 8T18

1 Year
Full-Time
Theory & Practical

Entry Requirements: Applicants are expected to have completed a 240-credit qualification with at least 120 credits at Level 5, usually a Foundation Degree in Business or a HND Business.

Course Info

This innovative programme has been developed in partnership with local employers and is designed for individuals who want to develop a comprehensive, practical understanding of business. By the end of the programme students will gain the skills and competencies required to thrive in today’s fast paced business environment. Employers across the globe require ambitious employees with the industry standard leadership and management skills students will gain on this course.

BA Top-Up (Level 6 Modules)

Module Credits (Level 6)
Contemporary Business Issues 20
Strategic Leadership 30
People Management and Business 30
Business Research Project 40

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Teaching

Your teaching will include tutor- and student-led sessions, with discussions, activities, group-work, seminars, and one-to-one tutorial opportunities. You will be in an enriching and immersive learning environment, which will enhance your development as a critical thinker.

One of the key strengths of our teaching at the University Centre is the amount of time we dedicate to supporting you as an individual student to help you get the best out of your programme. One-to-one tutorials with your tutor are important as they allow you to raise any particular issues you may be facing. Your tutor will be as supportive as possible in helping you work through these issues. 

Lecturer Profiles

Course Leader: Jo Holmes, BA (Hons), PGCE, L6 Dip, has been a Business lecturer for the past 10 years. With over 20 years’ experience in business – ranging from events management and public relations to communications and corporate social responsibility – Jo now specialises in business ethics, marketing and sustainability. Alongside her teaching she works in industry part time as a Sustainability Stakeholder Specialist with Marshalls plc.

Lecturer: Dr Paul Armitage, MBA, PhD, FHEA, MCMI, IAAI, has been a Business lecturer for the past 9 years. With 38 years’ operational and managerial working experience in both the public and private sectors – Paul brings a diverse catalogue of practical experiences supporting the academic element of the programme. He is a passionate academic practitioner and firmly believes that his collective experience and student-centric philosophy help students develop the knowledge and understanding that is so vital for success in the 21st century dynamic business environment.

Entry Requirements & Interview Process

Applicants are expected to have completed a 240-credit qualification with at least 120 credits at Level 5, usually a Foundation Degree in Business or a HND Business.

The University Centre actively supports claims for Recognition of Prior Learning. You must show how the learning you have already completed matches the learning that is required on the programme you are applying for.