University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

Our 4-year business studies degree with foundation year offers the practical skills you need to work in project management, business development and finance.

Our extended degree in business studies is identical to the three-year degree but includes a foundation year to prepare you for the rest of your study.

The course will give you the practical skills you need for a career in business development and management. Modules include business processes, project management, and economics for business. The opportunity to work with business professionals and/or local communities on live projects offers practical experience.

Popular career options for our business studies graduates include roles in management, leadership, project management and finance.

Course Modules

Year 0

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Introduction to Management (15 credits)

•Extended Project (30 credits)

•Understanding Business (30 credits)

•Software Tools for Academic Practice (15 credits)

•Leadership and Enterprise (15 credits)

•Introduction to Quantitative Analysis (15 credits)

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Personal & Professional Development 1 (Business) (15 credits)

•Introduction to Business Processes (30 credits)

•Business Planning and Development (30 credits)

•Discover Project Management (15 credits)

•Introduction to Economics for Business (30 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Personal and Professional Development 2 (PPD2) (15 credits)

•Project Planning and Management (15 credits)

•Creativity and Decision Making in Business (30 credits)

•Management of Information Systems (30 credits)

•Operations Management (30 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Small Business Development (30 credits)

•Managing Strategy (30 credits)

•Personal and Professional Practice 3 (SMS)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

•Final Year Project: Consultancy Project (30 credits)

•Business Creation Project (30 credits)

•Thematic Independent Studies (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

•International Management and Organisational Functions (30 credits)

•E-Business (30 credits)

•Event Venue Management (30 credits)

•Corporate Financial Management (30 credits)

•International Human Resource Management (IHRM) (30 credits)

•Direct and Digital Marketing Strategy (30 credits)

•International Logistics and Supply Chain Management (30 credits)

Start Date:

09/2020

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
5 years
Sandwich Including Foundation Year
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
5 years
Sandwich Including Foundation Year
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees