Business Management and Sustainability, BA (Hons)


Level 6

This exciting degree programme offers students not just the possibility to study the fundamentals of Business, but in addition allows students to gain an understanding of contemporary issues in business including strategies for sustainable business development.

This course aims to nurture the socially and environmentally responsible business leaders of tomorrow by emphasising the theme of sustainability throughout.

It instils the practices common to all successful enterprises and was designed with the input of a range of businesses.

It will also prepare you to start your own successful business as you will develop transferable skills in analytical and critical thinking, strategic decision-making, problem- solving and self-reliance.

The programme also offers students the possibility to shape their own studies by electing to undertake either a dissertation or, to for those with an entrepreneurial spirit, to produce a detailed Business Plan.

Duration:

Full-time: 3 years (2 days a week)
Part-time: 4 years (1 day a week)

Fees:

Full-time: £8,900 per year
Part-time: £6,675 per year

Start Date:

September 2024

Location:

Winter Gardens

Delivered in
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About this course


This exciting degree programme offers students not just the possibility to study the fundamentals of Business, but in addition allows students to gain an understanding of contemporary issues in business including strategies for sustainable business development.

This course aims to nurture the socially and environmentally responsible business leaders of tomorrow by emphasising the theme of sustainability throughout.

It instils the practices common to all successful enterprises and was designed with the input of a range of businesses.

It will also prepare you to start your own successful business as you will develop transferable skills in analytical and critical thinking, strategic decision-making, problem- solving and self-reliance.

The programme also offers students the possibility to shape their own studies by electing to undertake either a dissertation or, to for those with an entrepreneurial spirit, to produce a detailed Business Plan.

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Jason Hillyerd .

Curriculum Coordinator - Law & Business

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Dan Pratlett .

Lecturer in Business and Tourism

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Hannah Carstensen .

Lecturer in Business & Tourism

    Meet our Team


    Here at UCW, our lecturers are made of sector professionals.
    Their expertise, experiences and industry contacts means that your learning is taken to the next level!
    Featured image for “Jason Hillyerd”

    Jason Hillyerd

    Curriculum Coordinator - Law & Business

    Featured image for “Dan Pratlett”

    Dan Pratlett

    Lecturer in Business and Tourism

    Featured image for “Hannah Carstensen”

    Hannah Carstensen

    Lecturer in Business & Tourism

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        I was attracted by the degree’s fantastic networking opportunities with both local and global businesses.

        Abbey studied the Foundation Degree in Tourism Management and Honours Top-up Degree in Business Management with Sustainability at UCW and now works as a sales manager at London travel agency Jules Verne.


        Abbey, Tourism Management FdA and Business Management with Sustainability BA (Hons)

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        “UCW is a fantastic place to study! The lecturers and support staff help you achieve not only your degree, but go beyond that to help you start your career. UCW also has a strong business network, which was one of the most important reasons why I chose to study there.”

        Every piece of work submitted by Rimante was graded as First Class and she has now secured a graduate HR role.


        Rimante, Business Management with Sustainability BA (Hons)

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        "The lecturers are so supportive and I liked how they related everything to industry - this has really helped me in my career so far."

        Laura studied business at UCW and now works as a HR advisor. She has also since completed a Level 5 Certificate in HR Management.


        Laura, Business Management with Sustainability BA (Hons)

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          I was attracted by the degree’s fantastic networking opportunities with both local and global businesses.

          Abbey studied the Foundation Degree in Tourism Management and Honours Top-up Degree in Business Management with Sustainability at UCW and now works as a sales manager at London travel agency Jules Verne.

          Abbey, Tourism Management FdA and Business Management with Sustainability BA (Hons)

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          “UCW is a fantastic place to study! The lecturers and support staff help you achieve not only your degree, but go beyond that to help you start your career. UCW also has a strong business network, which was one of the most important reasons why I chose to study there.”

          Every piece of work submitted by Rimante was graded as First Class and she has now secured a graduate HR role.

          Rimante, Business Management with Sustainability BA (Hons)

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          "The lecturers are so supportive and I liked how they related everything to industry - this has really helped me in my career so far."

          Laura studied business at UCW and now works as a HR advisor. She has also since completed a Level 5 Certificate in HR Management.

          Laura, Business Management with Sustainability BA (Hons)

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