This course builds on your existing knowledge and prepares you for roles in sales, finance, general management and the public sector.
You will undertake three broad-based modules related to project management, strategic management and the latest developments in business management. You will also study specialist modules that cover marketing strategy, Human Resources and management accounting.
By studying in London, you will be in a world centre of business. You will also have opportunities to build a global network of contacts as London is home to over 100,000 international students.
The University of Sunderland has a great reputation in business studies. Our Faculty of Business and Law inspires a 92% student satisfaction rate, according to the Student Experience Survey 2010.
In addition, 95% of our business graduates enter employment or further study within six months of graduating, according to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2015.
The University of Sunderland in London constantly reviews its courses in order to ensure our students are thoroughly prepared for the world of work. The modules on this undergraduate course for entry 2016 are being refreshed to equip you with the skills and knowledge in leadership, HR, finance and marketing you will need to succeed in the business world.
MODULES ON THIS COURSE INCLUDE:
FINAL YEAR (TOP-UP) (NATIONAL LEVEL 6)
- Strategic Management Accounting (20 Credits)
- Strategic Management of Human Resources (20 Credits)
- Marketing Strategy (20 Credits)
- Managing Projects (20 Credits)
- Strategic Management (20 Credits)
- Contemporary Developments in Business Management (20 Credits)
EMPLOYMENT AND CAREERS
Sunderland is one of the first universities in the UK to introduce employability modules across all years of an undergraduate degree.
95% of our business graduates enter employment or further study within six months of graduating, according to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2015. Examples of companies that have recruited students from the University of Sunderland include leading names in IT (Microsoft, IBM), consumer goods (P&G, Nike, Adidas), banking (Lloyds TSB), hospitality (Marriott Hotels, Starbucks), and the public sector (NHS).
We want students on every course to have the support they need to make the most of their investment in the future.
SUPPORT FOR YOUR LEARNING
Your tutors will guide you through the content of your course, ensuring a stimulating mix of teaching, group work and independent research. If you have individual queries or difficulties within subject areas, you can book an appointment with your tutor to gain more in-depth support and guidance.
SUPPORT FOR YOUR CAREER
During your course, and particularly towards the end of it, we encourage you to explore your career options, develop a career focus and make effective applications for jobs that take you where you want to go.