International Year One Management

General

Program Description

On this programme, you will enter the first year and are guaranteed progression to the second year of your chosen degree (if you meet the required criteria). Teaching takes place in the Global Study Centre (GSC) using dedicated lecturers who know the strengths and weaknesses of each student.

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Year One overview

  • Develop students’ fundamental knowledge and provide a solid foundation in the study of managerial practices and their related functions, such as human resource management and marketing, as well as an appreciation of the broader context in which these activities take place in society.
  • Develop in students a broad range of transferable academic literacy, research and analytical skills to succeed in undergraduate study.
  • Ensure that students have attained the prescribed level of English language competency to succeed at specified University of Leicester undergraduate programmes in the related fields.
  • To prepare students to operate effectively and autonomously within the framework of higher education.
  • Develop students’ graduate attributes to optimize future employability prospects in a global environment.

Modules

Title Credits
Business Finance and Reporting 15
Economy and Society 15
Employment Relations 15
Managing Information Technology 15
Management Inquiry and Analysis 15
Management Theory and Debate 15
Principles of Marketing 15
Work and Society 15

Teaching and Assessment

Teaching is delivered via a combination of small group lectures, group-based tutorial coursework (oral and written presentation), and assessment is via individual coursework (oral and written presentation) and examinations. You will be encouraged throughout the stage of the study to undertake independent study to supplement what is being taught/learnt and to broaden your personal knowledge.

Progression/Pass mark

Students who achieve the progression threshold of 40% across all credit-bearing modules will be eligible for progression to Year 2.

Students will also need to achieve the progression threshold of 50% in the AES module to progress to Year 2.

Progression Degrees

  • BA Management Studies
  • BA Human Resource Management
  • BA Marketing

Entry Level

  • IELTS 5.5
  • 5.5 minimum in all bands
Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

Based within easy walking distance of the University of Leicester campus, the Centre encourages development, nurtures confidence and supports the integration of each student into student life in the U ... Read More

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