University : Ranked in the Top 5% of universities worldwide – Times Higher Education
Mode of study : Online
01 Dec 2017
About the Programme
This Business Management top up degree is designed for those who already have a business-related HND, associate degree or equivalent.
The topics on this programme allow you to understand the broad functions in business and help develop skills to complement your previous studies and work experience.
Building on your previous experience and skills, you will develop your understanding of the theories and concepts of business and management and the ability to apply these in practical business situations.
This vocational course is an online top up degree that is equivalent to the final year of a full-time bachelor’s degree. You can choose to combine your business management top up degree courses with a specialist stream in Finance / HRM / Marketing.
As such on completion you will be awarded with a BA that will allow you to seek lucrative employment and/or promotions.
The international perspective developed through the materials will provide you with the background to better understand and succeed in the increasingly global environment faced by all organisations.
The course develops your critical, analytical, inspired and contemplative thought processes that will be beneficial to your individual development as well as to your company.
The university facilitated online learning environment allows students to network with a global community of learners and communicate with tutors throughout the course of your studies.
All learning material is available online. Students can also complete and submit their module assessments via the online portal by specified submission dates.
240 SCQF credits / 120 ECTS credits at SCQF level 8 or equivalent in a related business and/or management topic. (the objective is that the applicant needs to have the basic theoretical knowledge and understanding of principles in financial accounts, marketing and operations)
The University will also consider mature applicants on a case-by-case basis taking into account recognition of prior learning (RPL) as mapped and appropriate.
If English is not your first language, you may need to undertake an approved English language test. You can discuss the available options with your personal academic consultant.
On successful completion of this top up degree distance learning you will be able to secure employment in management related job roles in any organisation due to the broad level of knowledge gained during the programme.
Please note that Edinburgh Napier University’s website (www.napier.ac.uk) is the most up to date source of information regarding courses. We strongly recommend that you always visit the website before making any commitments.