Middlesex University

Course Introduction

Our project management pathway allows you to shape your studies towards your career ambitions, and build the specialist skills to plan and manage business projects to ensure they are completed on time and on budget.

**Why study BA Business Management (Project Management) at Middlesex University?**

Tailored towards ambitious students who are keen to apply theory to practice in a business environment, you will learn how organisations operate, from developing strategy to management styles. You will also choose from a range of exciting work placement options. Supported by academics who bring industry experience to their teaching, you will study the key functions that underpin business success, along with advanced skills in order to deliver business projects on time and on budget, within agreed timescales and with allocated resources.

Work placements are an invaluable opportunity to gain employability skills so we have introduced two options by which you can integrate into your time at Middlesex. Those who wish to do a placement can take either a 36 week sandwich placement between Year 3 as part of a 4 year degree or two 18 week summer placements allowing students to complete within 3 years

The career options are broad with our Business Management (Project Management) pathway and you will be well prepared to enter a wide range of businesses, governmental and third sector organisations.

**Course highlights**

We offer a one year study abroad option in your second year by joining the EU Erasmus programme, linked to a partner university in Europe and the USA. It can include a contribution towards your tuition fees

You will have access to cutting'edge business resources including the Chartered Management Institute's Management Direct Resource Hub

You can choose to study Spanish or Mandarin at beginners and intermediate level as part of your degree, ensuring you stand out in today's competitive job market

You can become a student member of the Chartered Management Institute and a full member upon graduation

Course Modules

Foundation Year: Understanding the Context of Business, SMART (Students Mastering Academic writing, Research and Technology), Foundation Mathematics, Foundation Project.

Year 1: Applications and Research in Management (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Financial Aspects of Business (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Management and Organisations (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Marketing Theory and Practice (30 credits) ' Compulsory. Year 2: Business Environment (30 credits) ' Optional, Operations Management (30 credits) ' Optional, Work, Organisation and Society (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Brand Management (30 credits) ' Optional, Business Communication Spanish (30 credits) ' Optional, Business Communications in Mandarin (30 credits) ' Compulsory, HRM in a Global Context (30 credits) ' Optional, Sustainable Products (30 credits) ' Optional. Year 3: Managing Business Projects (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Strategic Management (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Developing Successful Project Plans (30 credits) ' Optional, Managing and Developing Projects with Software (30 credits) ' Optional, Operations Management Modelling (30 credits) – Optional, Research Project (30 credits) ' Optional.

Start Date:

10/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £11,000 Overseas Fees