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BA (Hons) Business Studies with Foundation Year

University of Derby Number 1 University in the East Midlands for graduate employment

Why choose this course?

  • If you have the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to enter directly on to the Honours degree programme, you can choose to start at Foundation Year stage
  • This degree gives you a wide-ranging introduction to all aspects of business, developing your knowledge and skills in areas from managing performance through to operating ethically and building your strategic skills, so you can spot and exploit business opportunities to the maximum potential
  • Designed in close consultation with employers teaching you exactly what industry requires and increasing your employability
  • You’ll combine everything you learn and apply it to various business simulations and case studies, both nationally and internationally - you could find yourself setting up a business, identifying your target market, advertising, preparing business plans and cash flows, and carrying out a feasibility study
  • The wide range of option modules available allow you to design your degree to suit your personal strengths and interests
  • The practical application of your knowledge sets this degree apart, and prepares you fully for a successful business career.
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