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Combined with another subject, our Business Management degree will prepare you for a career in a wide range of organisations.
This course will develop your practical skills and knowledge so you can make decisions in the real world. After graduation you will have a broad knowledge of Business and Management, which will enable you to add value to an organisation right from the start of your career.
Our teaching staff have considerable experience and industry links. So you can reinforce your learning with insight into today’s dynamic global business environment.
We have moved up 13 places in the 2019 Guardian University Subject League Table. We are now ranked 30 for Business Management and Marketing.
You will be well-prepared for a wide variety of careers in business, such as:
- marketing communications
How to apply
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Please note tuition fees for Home/EU students may increase in subsequent years both for new and continuing students in line with an inflationary amount determined by government. Tuition fees for International students may increase in subsequent years both for new and continuing students.
Oxford Brookes University intends to maintain its fees for new and returning home and EU students at the maximum permitted level.
Please be aware that some courses will involve some additional costs that are not covered by your fees. Specific additional costs for this course, if any, are detailed below.
Financial support and scholarships
Learning and assessment
In Year 1 you will learn about the core theories of the dynamic field of business and management. The core modules cover:
- financial and business analysis
- employability skills
- application of management theory to a contemporary business problem.
Optional modules include areas such as:
- business history
- intercultural business communications.
In Year 2 you will gain wide knowledge of business strategy and organisational behaviour. You will study topics such as:
- human resource management
- enterprise and entrepreneurship
- business ethics
In your Final year you will choose from a broad range of modules. You will also take a general business and management module which includes an in-depth case study analysis. In the past students have studied companies such as:
After you graduate
Taking a combined honours degree prepares you for a wide variety of careers. By utilising the knowledge you gain and the skills you develop from the business management element and a more specialised area such as film studies, politics, or sport, coaching and physical education - you will be well equipped to turn an existing passion in to a rewarding career. Our Careers Centre will provide support in finding the right job for you after graduation.
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Free language courses
Free language courses are available to full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students on many of our courses, and can be taken as a credit on some courses.
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For more information, please visit our Changes to programmes page.