Bachelor of Arts Degree in Scotland United Kingdom

Top BA Programs in Scotland United Kingdom 2019

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A BA (Bachelor of Arts) is an undergraduate degree that prepares students for a career in their chosen field of study. Depending on the school and program, a BA can usually be earned in three to five years.

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BA/BSc (Hons) Music Business

SAE Institute UK
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom London Oxford Liverpool Glasgow + 3 more

Develop the industry knowledge and entrepreneurial skills required to pursue a successful career in the music business. [+]

Entrepreneurship, professional practice and transferable skills are essential attributes needed to develop and maintain a career in the music industry. The music business degree is managed and taught by industry professionals and practitioners with years of experience, across the key areas of the music industry. With close links to the industry, you'll also benefit from guest lectures, seminars, workshops and have the opportunity to take part in masterclasses with industry experts such as managers and record label executives.

Overview

This course is designed to offer opportunities and benefits not only to applicants interested in a career in the business areas, but also to creatives and practitioners, who create and produce music and may be interested in self-management and distribution.... [-]


BA in Production Technology and Management

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Campus Full time 3 years August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

The Production department consists of the BA Production Technology and Management and the BA Production Arts and Design and both of these programmes work very closely with each other in the classroom and on Conservatoire productions. [+]

BA in Production Technology and Management

The Production department consists of the BA Production Technology and Management and the BA Production Arts and Design and both of these programmes work very closely with each other in the classroom and on Conservatoire productions. The Head of Production and Programme Leader for the two undergraduate production programmes is Ros Maddison. Ros has been leading the department since 2002 before which she taught stage management. Prior to this, she worked as a freelance stage manager across Scotland for many years. Ros has been External Examiner for a variety of other institutions including RADA and Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts. She became a Fellow of the Royal Conservatoire in 2012. The Production Department is at the hub of performance activity in the Conservatoire and as such our students collaborate with actors, singers, dancers, musicians, filmmakers and performance artists on a daily basis. This opportunity to work with such a large and diverse range of work is one of the ways in which the Production Programmes at the Conservatoire stand out from other institutions. The BA Production Technology and Management is designed to produce Production Technicians, Managers and Designers who can turn their hand to any related role, making them both useful and employable in a range of contexts, whilst also being specialists in specific career pathways i.e. Stage Management, Stage Technology, Production Lighting and Sound, Lighting Design and Sound Design. Our graduates will aspire to become the creative leaders and innovators of the... [-]


BA in Production Arts and Design

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Campus Full time 3 years August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

The Production department consists of the BA Production Arts and Design and the BA Production Technology and Management and both of these programmes work very closely with each other in the classroom and on Conservatoire productions. [+]

BA in Production Arts and Design

The Production department consists of the BA Production Arts and Design and the BA Production Technology and Management, and both of these programmes work very closely with each other in the classroom and on Conservatoire productions. The Head of Production and Programme Leader for the two undergraduate production programmes is Ros Maddison. Ros has been leading the department since 2002 before which she taught stage management.

Prior to this, she worked as a freelance stage manager across Scotland for many years. Ros has been External Examiner for a variety of other institutions including RADA and Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts. She became a Fellow of the Royal Conservatoire in 2012. The Production Department is at the hub of performance activity in the Conservatoire and as such our students collaborate with actors, singers, dancers, musicians, filmmakers and performance artists on a daily basis. This opportunity to work with such a large and diverse range of work is one of the ways in which the Production Programmes at the Conservatoire stand out from other institutions. ... [-]


BA in Digital Film and Television

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Campus Full time 3 years August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

The BA Digital Film and Television (DFTV) programme led by Adam McIlwaine is for people who are passionate about the art and craft of film-making. It has swiftly built a significant reputation in the industry as well as acting as a catalyst and focus for artistic collaboration within... [+]

BA in Digital Film and Television

The BA Digital Film and Television (DFTV) programme led by Adam McIlwaine is for people who are passionate about the art and craft of film-making. It has swiftly built a significant reputation in the industry as well as acting as a catalyst and focus for artistic collaboration within the Conservatoire.

We provide a rich and challenging environment for ambitious students who are keen to develop their skills to the highest level and who have the potential to originate new ideas and formats for film and television.

Film is a collaborative medium and here you will find all the resources you need at your fingertips. Nowhere in the UK provides the range of disciplines that we do at this level.... [-]


BA in Contemporary Performance Practice

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Campus Full time 4 years August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

Our students tell us that studying CPP at the Conservatoire is like nothing you could ever imagine. It’s total immersion in a challenging programme with the central philosophy that human beings make art in order to understand better the world in which they live. It’s for... [+]

BA in Contemporary Performance Practice

Our students tell us that studying CPP at the Conservatoire is like nothing you could ever imagine. It’s total immersion in a challenging programme with the central philosophy that human beings make art in order to understand better the world in which they live. It’s for aspiring performance makers who wish to develop their skills as innovative and socially engaged performers, directors, teachers, and cultural leaders, who can realize their aspirations to create and shape the future of new work. In one sense, this could be the programme for you if you are passionate about creating performance, but you’re unsure of what you’d specifically like to do in the field. You will be able to explore the realization of ideas through the disciplines of performance, education, installation, movement, research, and documentation. We will help you to develop your performance skills in our world-class facilities, working with our staff, visiting practitioners, directors, and lecturers, with regular opportunities to take part in specialist workshops and masterclasses. You will push yourself and push boundaries, creating new works with image, action, sound, and text. You will leave the Royal Conservatoire as an independent and entrepreneurial self-managing ‘ eco-centric’ artist with an awareness of the aesthetic, intellectual, social, emotional, political, and ecological considerations of a holistic and sustainable art practice.... [-]


BA (Hons) Professional Accountancy

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 36 months September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

Accounting and Finance at Stirling ranks in the top 15 in the UK (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018) and receives consistently high ratings in the National Student Survey (NSS). [+]

Overview

Accounting and Finance at Stirling ranks in the top 15 in the UK (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018) and receives consistently high ratings in the National Student Survey (NSS).

The BA (Hons) in Professional Accountancy is a three-year Honours degree designed for students holding advanced qualifications who wish to pursue a career in accountancy. The degree provides a significant exemption from the professional examinations of the ACCA, CIMA and CIPFA.

By studying towards this degree, you'll learn that accountancy involves the preparation and interpretation of financial information to enable investors, lenders, management, employees, government and others to make financial decisions.... [-]


BA in Teaching Qualification in Further Education (TQFE) - Pre-service

University of Stirling
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling

Do you want to become a lecturer in further education? If so, this is the qualification you need. Our pre-service Teaching Qualification in Further Education (TQFE) is a unique course that we tailor specifically to students who aspire to a career in the FE sector. [+]

Overview

Do you want to become a lecturer in further education? If so, this is the qualification you need. Our pre-service Teaching Qualification in Further Education (TQFE) is a unique course that we tailor specifically to students who aspire to a career in the FE sector.

We’re one of just three Scottish Universities who are endorsed by the Scottish Government to offer the Teaching Qualification in Further Education (TQFE). It’s validated by the General Teaching Council of Scotland (GTCS) and you can register with them when you graduate. We’re also guided and informed by a Programme Advisory Group made up of colleagues from further education colleges.

It’s a qualification that will ensure you have the best start to a career in further education. As a pre-service student, you may have other teaching experience but wish to gain the TQFE qualification to work in the further education sector.... [-]


BA in Teaching Qualification in Further Education (TQFE) - In-service

University of Stirling
Online & Campus Combined Part time 12 months September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling

If you’re a lecturer in Further Education, this is the qualification you need. Our in-service TQFE qualification will benefit you if you work in a further education or college environment, with five years’ experience of your subject area and at least two years’ training, teaching or coaching experience at an appropriate level. [+]

Overview

If you’re a lecturer in Further Education, this is the qualification you need. Our in-service TQFE qualification will benefit you if you work in a further education or college environment, with five years’ experience of your subject area and at least two years’ training, teaching or coaching experience at an appropriate level.

We’re one of just three Scottish Universities endorsed by the Scottish Government to offer the Teaching Qualification in Further Education (TQFE), and it’s validated by the General Teaching Council of Scotland (GTCS). You can register with GTCS when you graduate, and your qualification will ensure you’re a professionally recognised lecturer.... [-]


BA in Retail Marketing (Singapore)

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 24 months August 2019 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) course in Retail Marketing is developed and awarded by The University of Stirling, Scotland and taught at the Singapore Institute of Management. It’s a two-year programme for qualified applicants working or intending to work in the retail industry. It provides a solid grounding in the principles of retail business – from an understanding of branding and communications to strategic management, digital marketing and more. [+]

Overview

This course is developed and awarded by the University of Stirling but taught at the Singapore Institute of Management.

Whether we shop in store, online or via the apps on our phone, our everyday lives are influenced by what happens in the retail sector. In recent years, the industry has undergone many significant changes, with increased levels of competition, internationalisation and the growth of e-commerce. In Singapore, the retail industry represents a vital market segment – contributing 18% to GDP and offering huge career potential for qualified graduates.

The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) course in Retail Marketing is developed and awarded by The University of Stirling, Scotland and taught at the Singapore Institute of Management. It’s a two-year programme for qualified applicants working or intending to work in the retail industry. It provides a solid grounding in the principles of retail business – from an understanding of branding and communications to strategic management, digital marketing and more. Stirling staff are high-profile academics with excellent international reputations, and everything you’ll learn reflects the very latest research and industry thinking.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Sport Business Management – UG-MAO-SBM

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

The Sports Business Management course is designed to meet the sporting industry’s requirement for technically competent, customer oriented, commercially minded practitioners who have the flexibility and capability to apply their skills and knowledge in a variety of customer orientated environments, both for the domestic and the international marketplace. This will involve integrating sports science, management, professional and transferable skills. On graduation, students will be able to apply sound analytical techniques - underpinning scientific principles and management skills - to the challenges faced by the sports-related industries. [+]

Introduction

The Sport Business Management course is designed to meet the sporting industry’s requirement for technically competent, customer oriented, commercially minded practitioners who have the flexibility and capability to apply their skills and knowledge in a variety of customer orientated environments, both for the domestic and the international market place. This will involve integrating sports science, management, professional and transferable skills. On graduation students will be able to apply sound analytical techniques - underpinning scientific principles and management skills - to the challenges faced by the sports-related industries.

You will experience a professionally focused curriculum delivered with the support of: 'real life' contexts and realistic sports-based working environments; an integrated learning experience facilitated through staff teams employing a variety of different delivery modes; opportunities to enhance and develop a range of relevant personal skills including problem solving, decision making and reflective skills; and engagement with a consultancy project, working with a sport business company to help solve a real-world business challenge.... [-]


BA in Heritage and Tourism

University of Stirling
Campus Full time 48 months August 2019 United Kingdom Stirling

The course is supported and shaped by leading organisations such as Historic Scotland, VisitScotland and Scottish Canals, and delivered jointly by the University of Stirling and Forth Valley College. Your studies will reflect the importance of combining academic knowledge with a firm grasp of business. You’ll learn about heritage, history, exhibition design, marketing and environmental studies – as well as the challenges facing the management and promotion of historic and natural environments in Scotland and beyond. [+]

Overview

If you have aspirations of working in the heritage, conservation or tourism sectors, our dedicated Heritage and Tourism degree is the perfect starting point. This course is a fully integrated degree taught in conjunction with Forth Valley College, and you'll spend the first two years studying at the college and the final two studying at the University of Stirling campus.

The course is supported and shaped by leading organisations such as Historic Scotland, VisitScotland and Scottish Canals, and delivered jointly by the University of Stirling and Forth Valley College. Your studies will reflect the importance of combining academic knowledge with a firm grasp of business. You’ll learn about heritage, history, exhibition design, marketing and environmental studies – as well as the challenges facing the management and promotion of historic and natural environments in Scotland and beyond.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Sports Studies

University of Stirling
Campus Full time 48 months September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling

Interested in the management and delivery of sport? Wonder how psychology enhances elite sports performance? If you’re thinking about a career in sport, a Sports Studies degree from Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence will help you be the difference. [+]

Overview

Interested in the management and delivery of sport? Wonder how psychology enhances elite sports performance? If you’re thinking about a career in sport, a Sports Studies degree from Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence will help you be the difference.

We’ve integrated our academic courses with the University's world-class sports facilities to provide a unique and rewarding studying and sporting environment. Our course is flexible - we offer a wide variety of module options and it can be combined with a range of subjects, including Journalism and Psychology.

You can choose from three core subject areas: Sports Policy and Management; Physical Activity and Health; and Sport, Culture and Society. In addition, our extracurricular volunteering schemes enable you to earn qualifications and gain valuable event management experience alongside your academic degree.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Spanish and Latin American Studies

University of Stirling
Campus Full time 36 - 48 months September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling

This course offers Spanish for all – from complete beginners to advanced speakers – and equips you to read, write and speak the language to an advanced level appropriate for the demands of today’s job market. [+]

Overview

Over 400 million people around the world speak Spanish – which is why learning the language for yourself makes you a powerful asset to employers in an age of global opportunities.

This course offers Spanish for all – from complete beginners to advanced speakers – and equips you to read, write and speak the language to an advanced level appropriate for the demands of today’s job market. You’ll also have the chance to acquire a critical awareness of the societies and cultures of Spain and Latin America, as well as transferable skills that can be applied in a number of professional and academic settings.

In order to truly immerse yourself in Spanish and Latin American culture, you’ll spend an extended period studying abroad in either Spain, Mexico, Chile or Argentina. This opportunity to refine your language skills will be bolstered by the research-led teaching you’ll enjoy in Stirling, where 97% of Spanish students say our course staff are good at explaining things (NSS 2017).... [-]


BA (Hons) in Sociology and Social Policy

University of Stirling
Campus Full time 36 - 48 months September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling

Our Sociology and Social Policy course will let you understand the way society works and the processes and outcomes of social welfare. You’ll explore social differentiation and contemporary social issues, as well as look at historical and theoretical perspectives on welfare. [+]

Overview

Our Sociology and Social Policy course will let you understand the way society works and the processes and outcomes of social welfare. You’ll explore social differentiation and contemporary social issues, as well as looking at historical and theoretical perspectives on welfare. You’ll also be introduced to the development of social theory and get lots of practical experience in methods of social research and analysis.

With our international and comparative approach, you’ll study topics that analyse society and welfare issues in a range of countries. We have particular expertise on Scotland, the UK, the European Union, Western and Central Europe, Australasia, North America and Latin America.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Social Work

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 48 months September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

This degree course incorporates the professional qualification you need to practise social work alongside a strong grounding in relevant social science subjects. We will help you qualify as a social worker who is knowledgeable, skilled, analytical and ethical in your approach to working with individuals, families, groups and communities. [+]

Overview

Would you like to have a career that makes a positive contribution to society? If so, our stimulating and challenging Social Work degree could be for you. Our Social Work degree combines practical experience with theory and gives you the professional qualification you need to practise social work and help change people’s lives. We're ranked joint 1st in the UK for Social Work (The National Student Survey 2017).

You’ll be taught by qualified social workers and members of national and international social work organisations. Our course content draws on the latest knowledge and experience of people working in social work today. Social workers are often involved in complex and difficult situations, as well as meaningful work. We equip you with the skills you need to successfully deal with the variety of social problems you could encounter in social work.... [-]