United Kingdom

University College Birmingham

Summer Row, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 1JB, United Kingdom

University College Birmingham

Business Enterprise

+ **Course snapshot** This course is accredited by University of Birmingham, one of the world’s leading academic institutions, and is backed by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Developed in close partnership with industry experts, it will give you the business knowledge and work experience required to advance in management positions throughout the enterprising service sector or set up your own business. + **Who’s the course for?** Business Enterprise is a great fit for students who would like to understand more about essential business and management skills including analysis, communication, decision-making and planning. You will also study the full range of business functions from research to marketing, and human resources to law. We encourage students to choose from a wide range of module options (everything from financial strategy to advertising) so they can develop specialisms. Entrepreneurial flair is encouraged. + **Why should I study the course?** This course gives you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and understanding of core business functions and activities and to appreciate how they work together in a contemporary global and digital business environment. You will develop your essential business and management skills so you can identify and respond to any type of business opportunity. + **Great. Tell me some more** You will learn how to apply the latest business enterprise theory to practice by undertaking “live” projects in commercial environments for local industry partners. You will learn about the business environment as a whole and gain a thorough understanding of both traditional and contemporary business functions and practices. You will learn how to evaluate the success of business activities through a range of innovative assessments including e-debates, academic posters, action plans and management reports. Graduates also receive a professional Award in Leadership and Management from the CMI. Teaching is delivered via a mixture of lectures, seminars, workshops, “real world” simulations and guest lecturers. + **What skills will I gain?** You will feel at home in the contemporary business environment and gain a thorough understanding of management functions and practices. You will acquire a strong working knowledge of how key business functions work together and learn how to project manage and start a business. There are opportunities to devise your own business start-up plans in the final year of the course, as an alternative to an academic research project. + **What about the future?** The course will give you the confidence and know-how to move into a wide range of areas in the business sector. Future jobs could include: + Business enterprise + Sales and marketing + Business development + Small business consultation + Product development + Postgraduate study

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-01-15
  • Location
    Main Site,Birmingham
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,076
  • England Year 1 £9,076
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,076
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,076
  • Wales Year 1 £9,076
  • International Year 1 £9,700
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Birmingham
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,076
  • England Year 1 £9,076
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,076
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,076
  • Wales Year 1 £9,076
  • International Year 1 £9,700