University Foundation in Business & Management

General

Program Description

Overview

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Hertfordshire Business School has been teaching for over 50 years and put theory into real-life work experience to give students a head start in the competitive national and international job markets. You'll learn principles of accounting, economics and marketing, and choose from a variety of other subject options. Strong partnerships with industry ensure the curriculum is up to date and meets business needs, plus you can add a language and/or study a language overseas.

Stage 1: University Foundation

Stage 2, 3 & 4: Bachelor's Degree

Business & Management

BA (Hons) Accounting

BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

BA (Hons) Business Administration

BA (Hons) Business Economics

BA (Hons) Economics

BA (Hons) Event Management

BA (Hons) Finance

BA (Hons) Marketing

BA (Hons) Music Industry Management

Fees

Fee Type Stage 1: University Foundation Stage 2: First Year Degree Studies

International

One semester: £8,750
Two semesters: £12,500

£13,500

EU

£9,250

£9,250

Stage 1: University Foundation

Modules

For one semester

Semester one

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC)
  • Principles of ICT
  • Business Studies
  • Introduction to Mass Communications

For two semesters

Semester one

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC)
  • Principles of ICT
  • Globalization
  • Business Management

Semester two

  • Business Studies
  • Introduction to Mass Communications
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Economics

Progression rule to Stage 2

Minimum 50% pass mark in all modules except ILSC which is 50% with minimum 85% attendance required across all modules.

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Business

Semester one

  • ILSC for the Business Professional
  • Accounting and Finance 1
  • Global Perspectives
  • Marketing
  • Economics 1

Semester two

  • The Business Professional
  • Quantitative methods
  • Accounting and Finance 2
  • Marketing Communications
  • Economics 2
  • Business Operations

Progression rule to Stage 3

Minimum 40% pass mark in all modules except ILSC which is 40% with a minimum 85% attendance required across all modules.

Employment & career options

Previous graduates have gone to work in advertising, management and marketing roles with companies such as British Airways, Citibank, Coca-Cola, Deutsche Bank, IBM, Rolls-Royce, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Times Newspaper, Sony Europe.

Last updated Mar 2019

About the School

Hertfordshire International College (HIC) offers students a modern and dynamic educational experience to study at a modern, business-facing University. We are committed to providing educational pathwa ... Read More

Hertfordshire International College (HIC) offers students a modern and dynamic educational experience to study at a modern, business-facing University. We are committed to providing educational pathways and support services in an environment that encourages you to achieve excellence in your studies. Read less