Undergraduate Pathway in Business

General

Program Description

Why study this pathway programme?

  • Birmingham City Business School is ranked in the top 20 Business Schools for graduate employment (DLHE 2016/17).
  • Degrees have been designed to address perceived gaps in the industry, allowing you to specialise and making you more employable upon graduation.
  • The Business School is located on the City Centre Campus, ideally within walking distance of Birmingham’s business district – one of the largest in the UK.

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Stage 1: University Foundation

Modules

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication*
  • Business Studies*
  • Critical Thinking
  • Composition and Style*
  • Accounting*
  • Business Mathematics*
  • ICT Skills
  • Globalisation

*Modules covered in the one-semester variant

Stage 2: First Year Degree

Modules for Business

  • Business Foundations
  • Marketing Foundations
  • Professional Development
  • Consumer Psychology
  • Business Analysis, Methods and Techniques
  • Business Environment

Modules for Business Management

  • Contemporary HR for Managers
  • Marketing Foundations
  • Professional Development
  • Understanding Organisations and Organisational Behaviour
  • Finance for Managers
  • Employee Engagement

Birmingham City University Degree Pathways

  • BA (Hons) Business
  • BA (Hons) Business (Marketing)
  • BA (Hons) Business Management
  • BA (Hons) Business Management (Consultancy)
  • BA (Hons) Business Management (Enterprise)
  • BA (Hons) Business Management (Professional Practice)
  • BA (Hons) Business Management (Supply Chain Management)
  • BA (Hons) Human Resource Management

Special entry requirements

For the First Year, students must have a Mathematics qualification equal to GCSE Grade C/4 (or equivalent in a different qualification).

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

BCUIC is a direct pathway to Birmingham City University for international students. We offer Foundation, First Year and Pre-Master’s entry points, depending on your level and the degree you want to st ... Read More

BCUIC is a direct pathway to Birmingham City University for international students. We offer Foundation, First Year and Pre-Master’s entry points, depending on your level and the degree you want to study. Read less