This course can only consider International Students whose first language is not English This course is specifically designed for holders of Edexcel / SQA, HND, a relevant Foundation Degree, Advanced Diploma or Chinese Dazhuan Diploma. The award allows you to gain a full honours degree in one year. For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page on our university website or contact our enquiry team firstname.lastname@example.org With the rise of globalisation, business operates across borders and continents, with English as the common language of commerce. We offer in-depth study of global business development, marketing and tourism, in addition to modules that improve your English language skills in a business context. This course features two compulsory modules that will give you a strong foundation in English skills related to business. In Advanced English Skills for Business you will be introduced to a range of topics, including Human Resources, Governance and e-marketing which you will be able to pursue in more depth depending on your choice of optional modules. Business communication focuses on the ways in which communication and interaction within business in different countries is influenced by a variety of cultural approaches, attitudes and expectations. Alongside these modules, you will be able to choose from a range of business-related options. In Global Business Development you will learn about the processes underlying globalization and its varying effects on the development of business and societies in the different regions of the world. If you are interested in understanding and developing the skills required for managing in a global economy you can opt to study Developing Cross-Cultural Management Capability. Based on the evidence available, the TEF Panel judged that the University of Northampton delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK. All of your essential reading will be available from the University's Library which means that all your essential course reading materials are available for free when you start with us. Join us in September 2018 and be the first to experience student life at the University’s brand-new Waterside Campus. Come along to one of our Open Days to find out more.