BSc (Hons) Business Management

University of Bolton - Ras Al Khaimah Academic Centre

Program Description

BSc (Hons) Business Management

University of Bolton - Ras Al Khaimah Academic Centre

This program is taught in the UAE

An honours degree in business management is considered essential for those seeking to pursue a career in business, or those wishing to gain access to higher levels of responsibility within their current place of work. The BSc (Hons) Business Management at the Bolton Business School provides a strong foundation in a range of contemporary business management subjects and allows you to focus on a business specialism in your final year. It can be studied on a full-time (3 years) or part-time (4.5 years) basis and modules are offered in the evening, as well as in the day time.

About the course

Employability is a key focus of the programme and real-life case studies, guest speakers and industry visits will help you to understand the business environment and the needs of employers.

Special features

  • This programme is offered within a vibrant Business School environment.
  • Teaching is conducted by a highly dedicated and supportive team, with specialist knowledge in a wide range of subject areas, and close links to business and industry.
  • Contemporary research is used to inform teaching practice, to ensure that you are provided with a robust academic underpinning in the areas of Business Management.
  • Course materials are available online, allowing you to prepare work at home and also ensuring that in-class learning is highly interactive.
  • The University offers excellent 24/7 library and IT facilities, WiFi and well-appointed learning areas.

What you will learn

A variety of teaching and learning methods are employed throughout the programme. These include lectures, seminars, small group tutorials and workshops. In addition to this, site visits, guest speakers and projects will allow you to learn directly from industry sources.

You will develop the intellectual capabilities of analysis, evaluation and synthesis, culminating in your final year dissertation. You will also gain academic, professional and lifelong learning skills that will underpin your future career and business development, as well as prepare you for further study.

You will develop on a personal level and gain practical and transferable skills such as independence and team working, communication, organisation and time management, numerical skills and competence in the use of information technology.

What you will study

Through a range of modules, you will gain a wider knowledge of organisations, their management and the external contexts in which they operate.

Level 1 (HE6)

Academic and Professional Skills; Business Law; Business Economics; Marketing Principles; Finance for Business; Managing People.

Level 2 (HE6)

Employability Skills; Organisational Behaviour; Operations Management; Consumer Behaviour; Entrepreneurship; Research Methods in Business.

Level 3 (HE6)

Core modules: Dissertation (double module); Strategic Management.

Option modules (choose 3): Global Marketing; International Human Resource Management; Information Systems for Business Strategy; Financial Reporting for Management; Supply Chain Management; Work and the Employment Relationship.

Entry requirements

260 UCAS points from at least two, but preferably three, A2-levels (or equivalent) in any subjects.

You should also have five GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent) including English.

If English is not your first language you will also normally need IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent). If you do not have the required English level, you can study English with us from IELTS 4.0 (or equivalent).

If you do not meet the entry requirements for this course please consider our FdSc Business Management foundation degree.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated January 28, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2019
3 - 5 years
Full time
9,000 GBP
full-time, 6,000.00 GBP part-time - UK/EU; 11,250.00 GBP full-time - International
United Arab Emirates - Al Jazirah Al Hamra, North Ras Al Khaimah
Start date : Aug. 2019
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