Foundation Degree Business Studies

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Accountancy, Business & Law

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Full Time

Location

Location
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone

Start Date

Start Date
21 September 2020

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

You would usually need at least one of the following:

Plus: GCSE passes in three subjects at grade C or above to include Maths and English Language (or equivalent).

Please note that if you do not meet the grade criteria, then age and experience may be able to be taken into consideration.

In a nutshell

You’ll gain an understanding of the nature of organisations, their management and the changing external environments in which they operate.

This course is for you if...

... You want to increase your business studies qualifications

... You aspire to complete a business studies degree

... You want both a practical and theoretical understanding of business

What will I be doing?

In a rapidly changing business environment, employers are looking for people who have their finger on the pulse and can easily find solutions to an array of problems. This industry-led course provides you with the tools to achieve this, plus you’ll gain experience of the nature of the modern work environment.

You’ll constantly be learning new things, studying topics such as accounting, human resources, information management, marketing and organisational behaviour. And if you want to take your studies further, the course is a perfect stepping-stone to a business honours degree.

What is expected of me?

You would usually need at least one of the following to enrol for this course:

Plus:

  • GCSE passes in three subjects at grade C or above to include Maths and English Language (or equivalent).

Please note that if you do not meet the grade criteria, then age and experience may be able to be taken into consideration.

What comes next?

A qualification in business can help advance your career in public and private sector companies in roles such as Marketing Executive, Retail Manager, HR Officer or Finance Assistant. With further study or training, you could progress to roles such as Banker, Insurance Underwriter, Management Consultant or Business Development Manager.

Top up to a BA (Hons) Business Studies.

Additional information

  • This course is run for 2 years full time or 3 years part time.
  • This course is franchised by the University of South Wales.
  • The UCAS code is: N102
Where can I study Foundation Degree Business Studies?

EFDG0045AA
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
(Full Time)
Start Date: 21 September 2020

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

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Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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