The standard of teaching is high and the small friendly environment has made studying for my degree really enjoyable - Ngoc Minh

BSc (Hons) Business Management

Faculty of Business and Management

In partnership with Plymouth University

Start date

Oct 2015 Weekdays

Study options

3 yrs, 2 yrs

Key fact

The ideal first step towards a career in business management

Location

Greenwich, Greenford

The BSc (Hons) Business Management degree is the perfect first step towards a career in business management. Learn about the principles of good management and how to develop effective practice models, whilst gaining valuable knowledge, experience and confidence.

The standard of teaching is high and the small friendly environment has made studying for my degree really enjoyable - Ngoc Minh

The BSc (Hons) Business Management degree is the perfect first step towards a career in business management. Learn about the principles of good management and how to develop effective practice models, whilst gaining valuable knowledge, experience and confidence.

Choose the BSc (Hons) Business Management degree if you are looking to enter the competitive world of business and need the skills, knowledge and confidence to thrive.

You'll learn about the role of managers within organisations and the principles of good management. By the time you graduate, you will be able to evaluate the effectiveness of individual business management models, and devise your own.

This course is the ideal foundation for further study in business management, or an important first step on the path towards a new career. It will open up opportunities in the world of business management with organisations across a wide range of industries, from marketing and human resources, to computing.

The business world is constantly evolving, and by choosing to study business management with GSM London, you'll be at the forefront of understanding not only how business works today, but how to put your leadership skills and business knowledge to good use.

The critical thinking, practical skills and business communication experience gained during the course will ensure that graduates are well-placed to work in business management roles for leading firms in almost any industry.

To read more about each module for this course click here

Semester 1

Study Skills

Management

Introduction to Accounting

 

Semester 2

Introduction to Computing

Business Economics

Business Law

 

Semester 3

Human Resource Management

Marketing

Management Accounting

 

Semester 4

Logistics and Operations Management

Business Organisation and Policy

Information Technology

 

Semester 5

International Marketing

Total Quality Management

Information Systems Management

 

Semester 6

Strategic Management

Elective modules (choose two):

International Events Management

E-Commerce

Business Strategy & Sustainable Management

Employee Relations & Employment Law

Innovation & Risk Management

Or

Project

Applicants must be at least 18 years old and have one of the following:

  • BTEC National Diploma or Certificate
  • Minimum of 2 A Level passes (grades A* to E)
  • NQF Level 3 qualification (or international equivalent)
  • Bachelor Extended Pathway (year zero)

Mature students (those 21 and over) with evidence of full-time work experience supported by a reference from their employer may be considered on their individual merits. Candidates who do not meet the degree entry requirements are encouraged to apply for the Foundation Year. On completion of the Foundation Year you will gain direct entry on to this degree programme, read more about our Foundation, Year 0 programme.

Other equivalent qualifications may be considered if the Admissions Tutors believe applicants have the potential, motivation and knowledge to complete the course successfully. All applicants who do not meet the standard entry requirements will be invited for interview.

Accreditation for prior learning will also be considered on an individual basis.

English Language Requirements

If your first language is not English, you will need to demonstrate the following levels of proficiency in English language:

  • Cambridge IELTS (Academic Test): 6.0 or above (no less than 5.5. in any skill and no less than 6.0 in the Reading and Writing skills for all Law related programmes)
  • Cambridge English (Advanced): Grade C or above (no less than 'weak' for any skill)
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic): 55 or above (No less than 51 in any skill and no less than 56 in the Reading and Writing skills for all Law related programmes)

If you do not hold an English language qualification, you can study the IELTS English course at our Greenford Campus.

For more information or advice on English language requirements, please call our friendly Admissions Advisors on +44 02085167850 or email: enquiry@gsm.org.uk.

Tuition fees

UK/EU

Full-time:

  • 2 years, £8,000 per year
  • 3 years, £6,000 per year

International

Full-time:

  • 2 years, £12,750 per year
  • 3 years, £8,500 per year

You can apply directly to GSM London by completing our online application form.

Applications can also be submitted in person at one of our campuses: Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm.You can do this by booking a meeting with a course advisor.

You'll need to include the following documents with your application form:

  • Copies of your qualifications
  • Your CV/Resume
  • One written reference from an employer or place of study
  • A copy of your passport
  • An £85 registration fee (no registration fee for non UK/EU applications)

You can also apply through UCAS (undergraduates only) by contacting our Course Advisors on 0208 516 7856 and quoting your 10-digit UCAS ID number and details of your chosen course. We may be able to process your application over the phone. Alternatively, you can visit the UCAS website here to register and apply.

UCAS Code Information

Greenwich School of Management (GSM London)

Institution Code Name: GSM London

Institution Code: G74

Course Codes:

  • Two-year accelerated, N200
  • Two-year extended (includes Year Zero), NN12
  • Three-year, NNC2
  • Three-year extended (includes Year Zero), NN1F

Once we receive your application form and supporting documents, we will assess your application and if successful, we will issue you an acceptance letter and a fee statement detailing your enrolment date, course cost and duration.

You should arrive for enrolment on the date specified in your acceptance letter, at your chosen GSM London campus. Please note that international students will be asked to pay a percentage of tuition fees on or before enrolment.


Why choose this degree?

Choose the BSc (Hons) Business Management degree if you are looking to enter the competitive world of business and need the skills, knowledge and confidence to thrive.

You'll learn about the role of managers within organisations and the principles of good management. By the time you graduate, you will be able to evaluate the effectiveness of individual business management models, and devise your own.

This course is the ideal foundation for further study in business management, or an important first step on the path towards a new career. It will open up opportunities in the world of business management with organisations across a wide range of industries, from marketing and human resources, to computing.

Where will this degree take me?

The business world is constantly evolving, and by choosing to study business management with GSM London, you'll be at the forefront of understanding not only how business works today, but how to put your leadership skills and business knowledge to good use.

The critical thinking, practical skills and business communication experience gained during the course will ensure that graduates are well-placed to work in business management roles for leading firms in almost any industry.

What will I learn?

To read more about each module for this course click here

Semester 1

Study Skills

Management

Introduction to Accounting

 

Semester 2

Introduction to Computing

Business Economics

Business Law

 

Semester 3

Human Resource Management

Marketing

Management Accounting

 

Semester 4

Logistics and Operations Management

Business Organisation and Policy

Information Technology

 

Semester 5

International Marketing

Total Quality Management

Information Systems Management

 

Semester 6

Strategic Management

Elective modules (choose two):

International Events Management

E-Commerce

Business Strategy & Sustainable Management

Employee Relations & Employment Law

Innovation & Risk Management

Or

Project

Entry requirements

Applicants must be at least 18 years old and have one of the following:

  • BTEC National Diploma or Certificate
  • Minimum of 2 A Level passes (grades A* to E)
  • NQF Level 3 qualification (or international equivalent)
  • Bachelor Extended Pathway (year zero)

Mature students (those 21 and over) with evidence of full-time work experience supported by a reference from their employer may be considered on their individual merits. Candidates who do not meet the degree entry requirements are encouraged to apply for the Foundation Year. On completion of the Foundation Year you will gain direct entry on to this degree programme, read more about our Foundation, Year 0 programme.

Other equivalent qualifications may be considered if the Admissions Tutors believe applicants have the potential, motivation and knowledge to complete the course successfully. All applicants who do not meet the standard entry requirements will be invited for interview.

Accreditation for prior learning will also be considered on an individual basis.

English Language Requirements

If your first language is not English, you will need to demonstrate the following levels of proficiency in English language:

  • Cambridge IELTS (Academic Test): 6.0 or above (no less than 5.5. in any skill and no less than 6.0 in the Reading and Writing skills for all Law related programmes)
  • Cambridge English (Advanced): Grade C or above (no less than 'weak' for any skill)
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic): 55 or above (No less than 51 in any skill and no less than 56 in the Reading and Writing skills for all Law related programmes)

If you do not hold an English language qualification, you can study the IELTS English course at our Greenford Campus.

For more information or advice on English language requirements, please call our friendly Admissions Advisors on +44 02085167850 or email: enquiry@gsm.org.uk.

Fees

Tuition fees

UK/EU

Full-time:

  • 2 years, £8,000 per year
  • 3 years, £6,000 per year

International

Full-time:

  • 2 years, £12,750 per year
  • 3 years, £8,500 per year

Apply direct to GSM London

You can apply directly to GSM London by completing our online application form.

Applications can also be submitted in person at one of our campuses: Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm.You can do this by booking a meeting with a course advisor.

You'll need to include the following documents with your application form:

  • Copies of your qualifications
  • Your CV/Resume
  • One written reference from an employer or place of study
  • A copy of your passport
  • An £85 registration fee (no registration fee for non UK/EU applications)

Apply through UCAS

You can also apply through UCAS (undergraduates only) by contacting our Course Advisors on 0208 516 7856 and quoting your 10-digit UCAS ID number and details of your chosen course. We may be able to process your application over the phone. Alternatively, you can visit the UCAS website here to register and apply.

UCAS Code Information

Greenwich School of Management (GSM London)

Institution Code Name: GSM London

Institution Code: G74

Course Codes:

  • Two-year accelerated, N200
  • Two-year extended (includes Year Zero), NN12
  • Three-year, NNC2
  • Three-year extended (includes Year Zero), NN1F

Registration and enrolment

Once we receive your application form and supporting documents, we will assess your application and if successful, we will issue you an acceptance letter and a fee statement detailing your enrolment date, course cost and duration.

You should arrive for enrolment on the date specified in your acceptance letter, at your chosen GSM London campus. Please note that international students will be asked to pay a percentage of tuition fees on or before enrolment.