Cardiff Metropolitan University Business Management

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Cardiff Metropolitan University Business Management

Cardiff Metropolitan University Business Management

Business and Management Studies (with specialist pathways) – BA (Hons) Degree

Course Overview

The BA (Hons) Business and Management Studies degree is a very popular and vibrant programme within Cardiff School of Management . The programme aims to provide a high quality and professionally relevant undergraduate programme, developing in students a critical appreciation of the role managers undertake in the modern business world. Graduates will be equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge for a multi-disciplinary approach to diverse business and management problems.

The degree offers the following specialist pathways of study:

  • BA (Hons) Business & Management Studies with Finance
  • BA (Hons) Business & Management Studies with Human Resource Management
  • BA (Hons) Business & Management Studies with Information Systems Management
  • BA (Hons) Business & Management Studies with International Business Management
  • BA (Hons) Business & Management Studies with Law
  • BA (Hons) Business & Management Studies with Marketing

Other exit awards are BA (Ordinary), Diploma in Higher Education, Certificate in Higher Education​​.

Course information on this page relates to September 2017​ entry.

Course Content​​

​Foundation Year (Year 0):​​​

This programme incorporates a foundation year, which is intended for students wishing to enrol onto the three-year honours degree, who fall into one of the following categories:

​​1. Students who have not achieved the required A-level points (or equivalent) score to enter the first year of the degree programme.
2. Mature students who ​have been out of the formal education system for some time.

Further information about the foundation year can be found by clicking here.

Degree:

The course structure develops from a compulsory first year, consisting of seven modules, to only two compulsory modules in the final year of study. This will enable you to direct your interests into a specialised pathway or specific set of option modules, whilst ensuring that you receive a sound understanding and appreciation of the central tenets required of all business and management students.