London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

**Why study this course?**

Our Business Studies BA (Hons) degree is an exciting and innovative business course without traditional assessment structures, more in'tune with the modern business culture. The course prepares you for either graduate employment or self'employment and is a great way to build on previous business study at BTEC level. At the end of the course you’ll have developed a professional video CV profile and gained valuable work experience.

**More about this course**

The Business Studies BA (Hons) degree will fine'tune your approach to business, helping you prepare for your professional career. The broad areas this degree covers includes finance, accounting, management, marketing, human resources and entrepreneurship, and will provide you with a good understanding of how a business is run, from operations to people management.

Studying this degree gives you access to the University’s Bloomberg terminals where you’ll use real'time data to analyse, model and inform your decision making, preparing you for the challenges of the real world. You’ll also use Synergy technology and a "flipped learning" approach to enable collaboration and group work, building interpersonal skills and encouraging communication.

Our teaching staff includes award'winning, research'active and practising professionals, all ready to guide you with their experience and knowledge of the industry. We also invite visiting professors from the industry to further enhance your lectures and seminars.

The course places a strong emphasis on employability and you'll develop a wide range of skills to take with you into your business career. The knowledge you acquire will constantly be linked to real world business situations, giving you extensive experience of the industry. This is built through practical projects and our work'related learning module where you'll experience all aspects of working life in a business environment. You'll also benefit from The Accelerator, our business incubator in Shoreditch which provides you with support, guidance and valuable networks to help you turn your business ideas into reality.

Course Modules

Example Year 1 modules include:

Introduction to Human Resources and Management

Managing Accounting and Finance

Using Quantitative Methods in Business

Marketing and Communications

Example Year 2 modules include:

Business Development

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Funding Businesses

Work'based Learning module (option)

Marketing for the Digital Age

Accelerator module (option)

Business modules (option)

Professional Experience Year Placement (option)

Example Year 3 modules include:

Strategy in Action, Finance in Action (option)

Accelerator module (option)

Work'based Learning module (option)

business modules, and Project or Dissertation

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
5 years
Part Time Day
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £2,310 Home Fees