• Study mode: Part Time
  • Location: Aylesbury
  • Duration: Two Years
  • Start Date: September 2020

Course Overview

This course has been designed to enhance your management skills in multiple sectors and help you to develop your career in business and management. The programme has been developed to make it relevant to work and supportive of part-time work-based students.

What will this course cover?

You will be joining a dynamic School and Department within the University and will work with a team of highly experienced professional academics and practitioners.

The Foundation Degree Business Management programme will enrich your understanding of the theory and practice that helps explain all aspects of Business. A key feature of the programme is to blend both academic study and skills development in order to enhance your ability to progress in your career. In order to enable you to develop a broad knowledge we offer a range of modules covering general business management topics.

Course Details

What are the course entry requirements?

Normally you will be over 21 years of age with appropriate work experience and grade C/4 GCSE Maths and English. You may also be eligible if you are aged between 18 and 21 with A-levels (or equivalent) and have an appropriate and supportive work situation.

For further details of our international English entry requirements, please visit our international pages.

Course Modules

Year 1 Modules

  • Financial Management
  • Leading and Managing an Organisation
  • Professional Development
  • The Role of Marketing in Business
  • Understanding Change
  • Understanding the Business Environment

Year 2 Modules

  • Human Resourcing and Reward
  • Information Systems
  • Managing Operations and Projects
  • Service Marketing
  • Small Business Management
  • Work Based Project


How much does it cost

Most courses will involve some additional costs that are not covered by your fees.

You could benefit from financial support through a bursary or scholarship during your time as a student. For more details visit our financial support, bursaries and scholarships section.

Questions about fees?

Contact our Enquiries Team:
0330 123 2023

How do I apply?

For application details please visit bucks.ac.uk/applying-to-bucks

The Big Deal

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We offer FREE events and entertainment, additional skills workshops, sports, recreational activities, societies and paid student rep schemes. All at one of the top 10 Students’ Unions in the UK.  It’s a big deal!

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