About the course

NB: Please note that this is a new course, therefore, more details will be available shortly.

Indicative course structure

Leadership and management skills are critical to the success of all organisations. Future leaders require both the knowledge and soft skills to deal with complex, uncertain and dynamic situations. This programme route provides you with the opportunity to engage with a range of contemporary management issues and themes, and to apply such learning through a range of real business scenarios, live case studies and collaborative activities. You will explore what it takes to lead innovation and change, collaborate across industries and sectors, deliver sustainable strategies and flourish in a global and diverse environment. 

Fact sheets 2019 Course fact sheet 1 BA (Hons) Business Studies with Leadership and Management
Programme specifications 2019 Programme specification 1 BA (Hons) Business Studies with Leadership and Management

Why choose this course?

  • A focus on applied learning enables students to develop the skills and practical insights that employers want and need
  • Students benefit from teaching informed by leading researches in the field of leadership and management  
  • A programme route commended by the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce for its relevance to business leaders as being “critical to helping take their business forward against the volatile and uncertain complexities facing them today”
  • Develop an appreciation of themes and issues of direct relevance to today’s business environment, and the intellectual tools needed to navigate them  
  • Attain an award title that reflects your aspirations for a successful leadership and management career 

Key staff

Programme Leader Kerry McKay

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Professional Accreditations

Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)

Course details

Careers

5 reasons to study Business Studies with Leadership and Management:

  • A focus on applied learning enables students to develop the skills and practical insights that employers want and need
  • Students benefit from teaching informed by leading researchers in the field of leadership and management 
  • A programme route commended by the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce for its relevance to business leaders as being 'critical to helping take their business forward against the volatile and uncertain complexities facing them today'. 
  • Develop an appreciation for themes and issues of direct relevance to today's business environment, and the intellectual tolls needed to navigate them. 
  • Attain an award title that reflects your aspirations for a successful leadership and management career.

Work Placement

(Optional)

12 months work placement or two semesters study abroad or one-semester study abroad and 6 months work placement

Study Abroad

Details on Study Abroad are available from the Study Abroad Office.

Students have the opportunity to study abroad (within Europe or worldwide), for one or two semesters, between Levels 5 and 6.  The Study Abroad Office advises students on this process.

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Structure

Level 4

Core Modules

Optional

Level 5

Core Modules

Optional

Fees & funding

Fees 2019

UK/EU Students

Full time
  • £9250 for the 2019/2020 academic year

*Tuition fees are charged annually. The fees quoted above are for the specified year(s) only. Fees may be higher in future years, for both new and continuing students. Please see the University’s Fees and Finance Policy (and in particular the section headed “When tuition fees change”), for further information about when and by how much the University may increase its fees for future years.

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Read more about additional fees in the course fact sheet

Other financial support

Find out more about other financial support available to UK and EU students

Living costs / accommodation

The University of Hertfordshire offers a great choice of student accommodation, on campus or nearby in the local area, to suit every student budget.

View detailed information about our accommodation

Entry requirements...

Standard entry requirements

2019 Entry

72 - 168 UCAS points, GCSE Maths and English at Grade 4 (C) or above

How to apply

Course length
  • Full Time, 3 Years
  • Sandwich, 4 Years
Locations
  • University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield

2019

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23/09/201931/05/2020Apply online (Full Time/Sandwich)

2020

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23/09/202031/05/2021Apply online (Full Time/Sandwich)
21/09/202031/05/2021Apply online (Full Time/Sandwich)

2021

Start DateEnd DateLink
20/09/202131/05/2022Apply online (Full Time)
Optional Sandwich Placement or Study Abroad year