BA (Hons) Business Studies with Entrepreneurship (Sandwich)

In Edinburgh

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  • Typology

    Bachelor's degree

  • Location

    Edinburgh (Scotland)

  • Duration

    4 Years

Description

Course introduction:
Combine a degree in business with on the job experience and graduate with excellent prospects. Similar to our BA (Hons) Business Studies (Sandwich) course, this route allows you to specialise in Entrepreneurship. Learn how to successfully establish, develop and manage a business with first-hand experience from top companies. This four-year course gives you a sound understanding of business and includes a year-long industry placement.

Facilities

Location

Starts

Edinburgh (Midlothian/Edinburghshire)
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Craiglockhart Campus, EH14 1DJ

Starts

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To take into account

Minimum year 1 SQA Higher BBBC Standard Grade 3/National 5 C in Maths and English. A Level  CCC GCSE grade C in Maths and English. Irish Leaving Certificate  B2, B2, B3, B3 at Higher Level Ordinary Level grade C in Maths and English. BTEC (QCF) Extended Diploma Level 3 Minimum grades MMM (Merit, Merit, Merit) in a related subject.  GCSE grade C in Maths and English. International Baccalaureate Diploma Award of Diploma with points overall to include three HL subjects at grade 5.  4 points in SL Maths and English. European Baccalaureate Pass at % or above with...

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What you'll learn on the course

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Studies
  • Industry
  • Skills and Training

Course programme

This course will provide a broad understanding of the business world, both domestically and internationally, giving you a major advantage as you seek to enter the employment market. You’ll benefit from our excellent industry links as you’ll learn first-hand from top companies how to run a successful business. You'll develop excellent transferable skills in communication, presentation, group working and analysis. All of which will prepare you for a number of careers in business. By specialising in entrepreneurship you'll also gain skills useful in starting and growing a business. This is a full-time course studied over four years. You’ll learn by a variety of teaching methods including lectures, tutorials and through independent study. What you study Year 1 Principles of Economics Accounting for Business Research and Study Skills Behavioural Studies Marketing Exploring Entrepreneurship Year 2 Business and Management Challenges Introduction to Human Resource Management Creativity, Innovation and Enterprise Starting a New Business Strategic Appraisal World Economy Year 3 Work-based Learning (-week placement) Year 4 Entrepreneurial Consultancy Project Leadership in a Changing Environment Business Strategy and Sustainable Development Growing a Business or Selling for Entrepreneurs Dissertation Work placement A compulsory approved work placement in Year 3. Study modules mentioned above are indicative only. Some changes may occur between now and the time that you study. You can view a list of all current modules in our module catalogue.

Additional information

Our graduates enjoy great success in their careers and many go on to their first jobs in their work placement company. The broad course opens up more employment opportunities in commercial business and the public sector. Career opportunities self-employment graduate training schemes marketing finance human resources logistics
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