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Business with Marketing (Year 3 Direct Entry) Undergraduate prospectus

  • Top-up your foundation degree, HND or two years of higher education in business to an honours degree.
  • Want a solid grounding in analytical and strategic aspects of business, in addition to particular focus on the marketing discipline?
  • Our marketing degrees are ranked among the top five for student satisfaction and second overall in London (Complete University Guide 2017).

Overview

Overview

Course structure

This degree enables students who have previously completed a foundation degree, an HND or two years of higher education in business or management to 'top up' to an honours degree.

A specialism in marketing will open many doors for you in your career, as it is an integral activity for most organisations. The skills and techniques you learn while studying marketing can help you later on, if you decide to pursue a different business role.

This degree will provide you with a solid grounding in analytical and strategic aspects of business, in addition to its particular focus on the marketing discipline. 

It will equip you with the skills to develop and manage businesses to achieve superior performance, taking into consideration emerging issues such as sustainability, financial crisis and technological innovation.

Ranking

Our marketing programmes are ranked among the top five for student satisfaction and second overall in London by the Complete University Guide 2017 league table.

Greenwich is one of the top two most globally diverse universities in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand, by Hotcourses Diversity Index.

We have also been named as one of the "most international" universities on the planet by Times Higher Education magazine.

What you'll study

Entry requirements

You should have a minimum of 120 credits at Level 4 and 120 credits at Level 5 with an average overall score of 55%, with no failed or referred courses.

Extra information

Assessment

Students are assessed through:

  • Assignments 
  • Examinations  
  • Presentations 
  • Problem 
  • Solving activities 
  • Computer-simulated exercises.

Careers

Career opportunities are available with a specialist financial focus in general management within retail, consultancy, small to medium enterprises and business start-up.

Employability

You will connect with employers through our dedicated Business School Employability Team who focus on developing your employment skills. They also provide you with CV support and will invite you to employment fairs to network with employers and recruiters from industries.

Extracurricular activities

Our Greenwich Employability Passport scheme recognises and rewards your participation in additional activities such as part-time work, volunteering, student societies or industry guest lectures.

Business start-up

You will be encouraged to enter the university's Enterprise Challenge which rewards student entrepreneurship and innovation. Previous winners received a prize of £5,000 for their idea of developing an enterprise and study hub.

Fees and finance

Your time at university should be enjoyable and rewarding, and it is important that it is not spoilt by unnecessary financial worries. We recommend that you spend time planning your finances, both before coming to university and while you are here. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

Find out more about our fees and the support available to you at our:

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