Business and Management BA (Hons)
Business and Management BA (Hons) (University of Sunderland)

Course Description

The BA (Hons) Business and Management degree is our most popular undergraduate business course. You'll get a wide understanding of management, marketing, finance and operations in our digital world, graduating with the skills and knowledge top employers are looking for.

Required Qualification

Age - 18 - 54

Qualification - Level 3 with 120 credits (UCAS 104)

Modules under Course

Year 1 (national level 4)

Essential Study and Employment Skills (20 credits)
Introduction to Accounting and Finance (20 credits)
Introduction to HRM and Talent Development (20 credits)
Introduction to Managing and Leading People (20 credits)
Introduction to Marketing (20 credits)
Introduction to Operations and Services (20 credits)
Please note: After Year 1, if you decide that you would prefer your studies to be more specialised, it’s possible to transfer to other business-related courses such as Business and Financial Management or Business and Marketing Management.

Year 2 (national level 5)

Business Ethics, Sustainability and Responsibility (ESR) (20 credits)
Innovation Management (20 credits)
Management Thought and Practice (20 credits)
Managing Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Creativity (20 credits)
Personal and Professional Development (20 credits)
Quality Management for Organisational Excellence (20 credits)

Final year (national level 6)

Applying critical reflective practice (20 credits)
Business research dissertation (40 credits)
Financial Management (20 credits)
Strategic Management (20 credits)

Job Opportunities

You'll be able to apply for roles in business analysis, account management, sales, marketing and more. Our graduates have gone on to work with major companies like Transport for London, Primark, Pancontinental Logistics and much more.