University of Roehampton

BSc Business Management

If you are considering a career in business, or in management and leadership more generally, this BSc is an excellent place to begin. You’ll graduate as a confident, independent thinker, with the detailed knowledge and skills you need to adapt rapidly to change. (This programme is also available largely online as a blended learning course. Explore BSc Business Management - Blended).

BSc Business Management will give you knowledge into the core areas of corporate life, including managing people, operations, logistics, marketing, finance, and the role of ethical management. You will explore how businesses can operate effectively in a multicultural environment, while learning to identify and solve business problems yourself, and communicate your ideas with impact. 

Entry Requirements

Entry Tariff:

Year 1 entry: 96–112 UCAS points (or equivalent)

Degree with Foundation Year

Foundation Year entry: 48 UCAS points (or equivalent)

We welcome applications from students studying T-Levels.

Typical entry requirements:

If applying with BTEC(QCF) and (RQF) Extended Diploma - MMM

If applying with Access to HE Diploma - D15M15P15

If applying with A-levels: CCC

Career Prospects

The skills and knowledge you graduate with on this degree will put you in a strong position for pursuing jobs in business, including accounting and finance, international business, retail, marketing and human resources.

Our careers team is available to support you from the start of your studies until after you graduate. They will help you build your CV, prepare for interviews, and meet and learn from successful graduates working at the top of their careers. You’ll also have opportunities to work with our partners across London and beyond, and to attend a Roehampton jobs fair where you can find out about graduate opportunities and meet employer

Course Details

This course also has the option of a one year paid work placement, to boost your employability even further. And throughout the degree you will have access to employability events, guest speakers from the business world, and access to mentoring and careers support.

Over the course of your studies, you will gain the key attributes employers value, such as commercial acumen, self-reflection and emotional intelligence, together with skills in research, numeracy, project management and leadership. 

Year 1

Required modules:
• Introduction to Accounting and Finance
• Business Psychology
• Business Organisations in a Global Economy
• Business Data Analysis
• Principles of Marketing
• Introduction to Management
Required zero-credit module:
• Business Readiness (Year 1)

Year 2

Required modules
• Managing People and Careers
• Understanding Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management
• Project Management
• Cross-cultural Management
Required zero-credit module
• Business Readiness (Year 2)
Optional modules - Semester 1
• Resourcing and Talent Planning
• Consumer Behaviour
• International Business and Emerging Markets
• Entrepreneurial Opportunity
Optional modules - Semester 2
• Digital Marketing
• International Economics
• Business Planning
• Retail Theory and Practice
• Management Accounting Techniques
• The Global Economic Order
• Extended Professional Placement
• Extended Professional Placement

Year 3

Required modules:
• Business Ethics and Responsible Management
• Applied Corporate Strategy
Required zero-credit module
Optional modules - Semester 1
• International Human Resource Management
• Labour Economics
• Entrepreneurship Development
• Sales, Advertising and PR
Optional modules - Semester 2
• Global Marketing
• The Economics of Money, Banking and Finance
• Managing Innovation
• Retail Issues and Applications
• Earth in Crisis: Interdisciplinary Approaches
Optional modules (pre/corequisites)
• Contemporary Issues in Management
• Business and Management Dissertation (Part 1)
• Business and Management Dissertation (Part 2)
• Managing Innovation
• Management Consultancy Skills
• Management Consultancy Project

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