BSc (Hons) Business Administration – Top Up

Convert your existing diploma level qualification into a BSc (Hons) degree in one year.

This programme is a broad based business administration degree covering core business areas, which aim to enhance your prior learning or industry experience and develop practical skills for employment in a diverse range of business environments.

The course content is dynamic, evolving as business issues change to ensure you have the skills and awareness to succeed in a changing business world. The programme aims to develop a core understanding of business and management, whilst building the key intellectual skills that will enable you to succeed in any business environment.

The delivery of this programme focuses on first hand experience and real life examples of business scenarios. This is advantageous for students as it helps to provide industrial knowledge and developments whilst giving an indication of possible employment areas.

The teaching team is very diverse; they are experienced and maintain strong relationships with national and international businesses, which further enhances the industrial focus for students.

Qualification Title BSc (Hons) Business Administration – Top up
Awarding Body: Solent University, UK

This is a top up programme to the final year of a degree with only final year modules.

The modules comprising this degree are:

Academic & Professional Development

Strategy for Marketing and Management

Cross Cultural Management.

Human Resource Management

Business Finance – Theory and Practice

Business Consultancy / Management Project

Delivery Method: On Campus Delivery
Start Dates: September, January, June
Duration: One Year
Entry Criteria:

Applicants with Level 5 qualifications (for example Higher National Diploma, ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Business Management etc.) from approved awarding bodies will be considered for transfer to the final stage of the degree. Applicants who have successfully completed 2 years of study at a University can be considered for direct entry with advanced standing. Other equivalent qualifications may be accepted for entry to this programme.

Decisions for admissions will be based on overall suitability for the programme and whether the minimum entry requirements of holding GCSE English and Maths at Grades C and above (or equivalent) are met.

Individuals who are based outside of the UK may need to demonstrate English at IELTS LEVEL 6.0

Modes of Study Full Time
Assessment: Each module within the programme is assessed by a combination of exam and assignment
Overall Grading Type: First class, Upper Second class, Lower Second class, third class
Fees: For details on current fees please contact the College. Flexible payment methods are available.

The skills you gain on a business administration degree will allow you to start contributing to your employer's organisation quickly and effectively.

A business administration degree prepares you for a career in business, which may stretch across any sector or industry. The career options are therefore varied.

Alongside your specialised knowledge you will develop and enhance a range of transferable skills and attributes, which are in great demand by employers. These can include, your intellectual and imaginative powers, your ability to be critical, and your independence and self-awareness along with skills such as effective communication; team working; leadership; problem solving and creative thinking.

This course is also an excellent foundation for postgraduate study, allowing numerous specialisations at Masters level.