February 8, 2023


Business/Industrial Goods and Services

Ba Hons Business Management business management

However, you will need a strong academic performance in Year 1 (minimum first-year average 60%) to be offered a place at one of our partner universities/business schools. This unit looks to empower students to successfully transition to Year 3, overseas study, placement and employment. Operations is the part of an organisation that actually makes products and/or delivers services. Managing operations can be extremely complex and this is even more difficult today because of several challenges.

In your final year, you’ll complete one of four capstone research project options where you’ll use your research skills to explore a business issue. You’ll also complete a cap stone project focussing on business practice, research management, or management consultancy with a corporate client. Full details of the modules on offer will be published through theProgramme Regulations and Specifications ahead of each academic year. Each stage lasts for one academic year, and you’ll complete modules totalling 120 credits by the end of each stage. This course will prepare you for a rewarding management career, within the fast-paced world of business.

Yes, we have a wide range of on-campus and off-campus student residences. You will be guaranteed University accommodation if you are applying for September 2021, January 2022 or September 2022 entry. Unconditional offers are often made to students who already have their achieved qualification grades and who are returning to education after a gap year or a period of time in work.

Your overall workload consists of contact hours , independent learning, assessments, and field trips. Given the current situation with Covid-19, we are offering virtual events so that you can still experience how Greenwich could be the right university for you. Business leaders and specialists in different areas will share the challenges they face in their organisations.

Operations Management

If you are no longer at school or college you will need to apply to university as an independent applicant. When you register with UCAS they will give you a username and password so that you can complete your application whenever you like. These modules are those we currently offer and may be subject to change each year.

  • “While I believe that having a good strategy is very important, I strongly believe that the process of thinking more deeply about your strategy is even more important.”
  • This could be a combination of grade, scores or subjects and will be outlined in the offer communication that you receive.
  • However, many students choose to buy some of the core textbooks for the course and/or a laptop.
  • Implementing insights from large amounts of data into your business model can be invaluable to optimize performance, decision making, and increasing your business’s ROI.
  • Those from the so-called Gen-X and millennials (more commonly known as Gen-Y) have different attitudes from the baby boomers.
  • Marketing is more than advertising or having a social media presence.

Whether it’s a summer exchange, holiday internship or year-long international placement, global experience can make a world of difference to your career prospects. The BA Business Management degree offers the chance to spend a year getting a taste of professional life. It not only gives you the opportunity to develop your core skills and learn about how business really operates in your industry, but also shows employers that you’re ready to get to work. This could be consulting for a real business , offering your skills to a charity, or working with course-mates to set up a business. All three could lead to job opportunities – one recent graduate who was the sales director of her young enterprise business is now a regional sales manager at Ribena Lucozade.

Career Opportunities

Ensuring the right goods get to the right place at the right time and in the right condition is vital to any organisation, as the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted. This business management degree is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute , a UK professional body which is dedicated to promoting excellence in management and leadership. This means that the CMI has independently assessed the course and is happy that it meets its own high standards and priorities.

All higher education providers registered with the OfS must have a student protection plan in place. The student protection plan sets out what students can expect to happen should a course, campus, or institution close. There may be the opportunity to attend visit days with local business organisations, the cost of which will usually be covered by the University.

Your time at university should be enjoyable, rewarding, and free of unnecessary stress. Planning your finances before you come to university can help to reduce financial concerns. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans. Seminars and workshops enable you to discuss and develop your understanding of topics covered in lectures in smaller groups.

This dynamic degree will help you develop an enterprising mindset, so that you can seize the initiative, generate business ideas and make them happen. You will learn how to harness creativity to solve business problems and make better products and services. We explore the pros and cons of freelancing, the challenges of launching a business and how to take an innovative product to market. There is also a focus on how start-up ventures and small businesses can prosper in the global landscape.