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Top Bachelor of Arts Programs in Stirling United Kingdom 2019

A BA (Bachelor of Arts) is a postsecondary degree that can be earned at private colleges or public universities. The program combines general classes with classes that prepare individuals for a career in their area of study.

Stirling was historically one of the royal strongholds of the Kingdom of Scotland. Now it’s home to The University of Stirling that has between 11 and 12 thousand students, representing over 80 nationalities.

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University of Stirling

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 Nationa ... [+]

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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.... [-]

United Kingdom Stirling
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
36 months
Campus
University of 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 ... [+]

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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.... [-]

United Kingdom Stirling
September 2019
Full-time
12 months
Campus
University of 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 co ... [+]

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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.... [-]

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

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 Manage ... [+]

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.... [-]

United Kingdom Stirling
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
24 months
Campus
University of Stirling

The Sports Business Management course is designed to meet the sporting industry’s requirement for technically competent, customer oriented, commercially minded practition ... [+]

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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.... [-]

United Kingdom Stirling
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
University of 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 Stirl ... [+]

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.... [-]

United Kingdom Stirling
August 2019
Full-time
48 months
Campus
University of 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 ... [+]

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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.... [-]

United Kingdom Stirling
September 2019
Full-time
48 months
Campus
University of 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 ... [+]

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).... [-]

United Kingdom Stirling
September 2019
Full-time
36 - 48 months
Campus
University of 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 differentiati ... [+]

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.... [-]

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

This degree course incorporates the professional qualification you need to practise social work alongside a strong grounding in relevant social science subjects. We will ... [+]

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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.... [-]

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

The history of the Scottish nation is dramatic, surprising and an infinite source of inspiration in popular culture. Studying at the University of Stirling will place you ... [+]

Overview

The history of the Scottish nation is dramatic, surprising and an infinite source of inspiration in popular culture. Studying at the University of Stirling will place you right at the heart of that history, with some of the most significant locations in Scotland’s past located right on your doorstep.

On this course, you’ll explore both the myths and the realities of Scottish History, unpicking the events that shaped a nation – from the wars of William Wallace to Scotland’s unprecedented impact on the wider world. You can expect in-depth insight into every aspect of Scottish History - political, social, environmental and economic – all of which will deepen your understanding of present-day Scotland at the same time.... [-]

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

Our Retail Marketing course provides a solid grounding in the principles of retail business, including store operations marketing and consumer behaviour. You’ll have the ... [+]

Overview

Whether we shop in stores, online or via apps, our everyday lives are closely connected to events 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.

Our Retail Marketing course provides a solid grounding in the principles of retail business, including store operations marketing and consumer behaviour. You’ll have the opportunity to develop an understanding of human resource management, international business, logistics and merchandising. Our staff are high-profile academics with excellent international reputations, and our teaching reflects the very latest research and industry thinking. You’ll also benefit from our extensive contacts with leading retailers, which open the door to invaluable field trips and guest lectures.... [-]

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

Studying Religion at the University of Stirling gives you a chance to do all this. You’ll explore how the meaning of “Religion” differs around the world, and take a posit ... [+]

Overview

Religion spans history, influences cultures and plays a major role in shaping today’s political landscape. It’s a subject that remains in the news constantly – in contexts ranging from discussions about marriage and gender identity to concerns about immigration and terrorist attacks. With all this in mind, it has never been more important to explore the many facets of religion, and understand the term’s meaning in a range of cultural contexts.

Studying Religion at the University of Stirling gives you a chance to do all this. You’ll explore how the meaning of “Religion” differs around the world, and take a positive approach to considering how the term might be re-interpreted. Our teaching team is dedicated to carrying out cutting-edge research into religion, and they feed their findings back into new books and papers – as well as your coursework. Through your studies, you’ll develop a keen analytical mind, as well as the valuable ability to understand other people’s point-of-view and understanding of the world.... [-]

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

Our Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) degree course was the first of its kind in Scotland and combines three complementary subjects that give you a unique perspect ... [+]

Overview

Our Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) degree course was the first of its kind in Scotland and combines three complementary subjects that give you a unique perspective on how the world works.

If you’re intellectually curious and passionate about understanding the complex challenges facing modern societies and economies, our PPE course is made for you. As you study, you’ll gain a broad insight into what makes the world tick, and also explore the big ideas that have helped shape Western society.

The course brings together highly-regarded teaching staff from across our faculties. You’ll benefit from the industry insights of our multi-accredited Stirling Management School – which ranks among the top 25 in the UK for Business and Management (REF 2014). You’ll also learn from experts in Politics and Philosophy from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, who will help to ensure you graduate with a comprehensive understanding of the complexities of intellectual ideas, politics and business.... [-]

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

The University of Stirling will help you build a confident and well-rounded knowledge of all these issues and more – from the decision-making processes of influential org ... [+]

Overview

If you’re contemplating a future in the world of politics, you’ll need to understand issues of power, alliances, conflict and peace on a global scale.

The University of Stirling will help you build a confident and well-rounded knowledge of all these issues and more – from the decision-making processes of influential organisations, through to the question of how societies are shaped. You’ll be learning in a research-led environment, where the latest political events are dissected by recognised experts. You’ll also benefit from our career-focused approach, which enables you to pick up the practical and analytical skills employers are looking for.

To further enhance your international outlook, you’ll have a chance to spend a semester studying Politics at the University of Gothenburg – or a range of other partner institutions. You can also combine International Politics with French or Spanish to add another valuable facet to everything you’re leaning.... [-]

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