About this course

You can now study the International Year One in Business Management to progress to the second year of a degree at Leeds Beckett University. With an internationally-tailored curriculum, this course will prepare you with all the subject-relevant knowledge you will need to achieve your potential in your degree.

This course is taught in English, so will give you a chance to get used to studying in a new language, as well as being a great start to studying abroad in a multicultural community.

Assessment

Your work will be assessed regularly through coursework assignments, presentations, essays, case studies and exams.

Where this course will take you

Once you have completed the course, and received the required grades, you will have the opportunity to progress to the second year of your chosen degree at Leeds Beckett University. You can choose from a wide variety of Business Management-related progression degrees.

Core modules

Organisational Behaviour

You will learn about human behaviour in organisations, from the perspective of individual employees, work groups and the organisation itself. This will focus on establishing and developing your skills through theoretical learning, using the practical application of ideas in a management and organisational setting.

Management of Business Organisations

You will be introduced to key aspects of management within business organisations. This module will give you an insight into management functions such as staffing, organising, planning, controlling, directing, and leading.

Enhancing Your Talent and Skills

You will learn how to use a range of resources and tools to facilitate your smooth transition to the university, support the successful completion of your undergraduate programme and develop your professional skills for the industry.

Economics

You will be introduced to basic economic theory and how it applies to business. This module will also focus on developing your ability to use the economic view of firms, markets and the general economy to inform your decision-making process.

Fundamentals of Accounting

The module is designed to equip you with a basic understanding of accounting systems and balance sheets in a business setting. You will learn about the importance of financial reports to different stakeholders in a business organisation.

Starting Your Own Business

This module provides you with the theoretical and practical experience involved in setting-up and running a business venture. You will be introduced to how businesses plan, finance, manage and operate their business ventures to create superior value to the customers and in turn, ensure they achieve superior performance.

Degree progression Overall grade English grade Maths grade
BA (Hons) Business and Management
40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Business Accounting with Finance 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Business Economics 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Business Management with Analytics 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Business Management with Enterprise 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Business Management with Finance 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Business Management with Law 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Business Management with Leadership 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills  40% 
BA (Hons) Business Management with Marketing
40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Business Studies 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills  40% 
BA (Hons) Economics and Finance 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills  40% 
BSc (Hons) Human Resource Management and Business 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) International Business 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%
BA (Hons) Sports Business Management 40% 50% with no less than 40% in all four skills 40%

Please note that the degrees and grades listed above may be subject to change.

Course facts 

Start options

November 2021 or January 2022

Length

2 semesters

Fees

£12,500

Semester dates

November 2021

Semester 1 (with introductory programme):
08/11/2022 - 14/04/2022
Semester 2:
03/05/2022 - 29/07/2022

January 2022

Semester 1:
10/01/2022 - 14/04/2022
Semester 2:
03/05/2022 - 29/07/2022

 

Entry requirements

English language
IELTS 5.0 (minimum 5.0 in writing and 4.5 in all other skills)

Academic
Good High School graduation grades (view full table)

Age
17+ years of age

Nationality
Course is only available to overseas students (non-UK and non-EU)

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