Do you have the drive and passion need to work in a diverse sector with a wide range of career opportunities? Then the BA (Hons) Business Management in Practice degree may just be for you!
This new innovative programme focusing on professional management allows you to gain a full BA (Hons) degree as well as a professional qualification from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) in three years. This programme is offered on a full-time and part-time basis and is aimed specifically at students who are considering a L6 academic qualification, management role and/or career progression within their organisation.
The course involves a high level of personal learning and many assessments are set in the context of the students’ areas of interest. There is potential to: work with professionals from industry who will set live briefs; act as a business consultant and help recommend solutions to the issues the businesses are facing; set up a strong LinkedIn profile to support robust networking opportunities. You will also be expected to carry out independent research and group research to help support you in your studies
This course runs on the following dates:
If you would like to apply for this course starting in January 2018 you can complete the application form.
Start Date: 18/09/2018 at 09:00
Duration: 3 Years
Venue: Parsons Building, Rye Hill Campus
As part of our work ready guarantee the BA (Hons) Business Management in Practice degree includes the embedding of the CMI award and certificate. As well as the BA (Hons) Business Management in Practice award you can also complete The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 6 award in Management and Leadership. The CMI level 6 award allows you to gain a 12 month membership with professional recognition as well as improving your management skills.
The delivery team is highly qualified and members take on additional roles such as associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society, External Examiner at Post Graduate level for UK universities and associate of CIPD, all of whom can support you and to gain an understanding of various professional bodies.
We run 'Student as Producer’ which redefines teaching in higher education through valuing and celebrating the outputs which students create during their time at Newcastle College. Being part of Student as Producer gives students the opportunity to undertake research or research-related activities.
You will receive a comprehensive induction as part of your programme that assists you in building a strong LinkedIn professional profile. This builds on your existing use of social media to professionalise your online media presence. You are supported to make new connections and encouraged to share professional contacts, particularly as part of your work/placement experiences.