Business is an ever-changing field and one of the most versatile subjects to study. Graduates have a wide variety of career options and the ability to work in any industry.
The courses are designed by experts to provide you with key professional and technical knowledge across a range of business disciplines. In addition, the teaching style enables you to develop important practical skills such as communication, decision-making and problem-solving.
You can choose to specialise in either management or marketing, or keep your options open by starting on our shorter CertHE course which allows progression onto either of the full Bachelors degrees.
With a 50+ year heritage, the University of Essex is an award-winning institution. The University is part of the elite group of ‘dual intensive’ universities for teaching and research excellence. It is rated 27th in the UK by the Complete University Guide (CUG 2022).
The University of Essex also delivers undergraduate and postgraduate courses online. They are delivered by Kaplan Open Learning, this partnership is since 2007. Students across 140 countries study online programmes. In the National Student Survey (NSS 2021), the University rated 95% for overall student satisfaction: top for overall student satisfaction when compared to other mainstream universities in the UK.
You will study in an interactive Virtual Learning Environment. With engaging, interactive course content, it is specifically designed for students to study online and informed by relevant pedagogic principles.
There are discussions, lecture casts and reading all available in an online format which can be accessed anytime and anywhere.
The BA (Hons) Business and Management (Top-up) is made up of modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 120 credits.
Our top-up courses are designed for those with some prior university level education. As such, you must have completed one of the following within the last five years:
■ a relevant Foundation degree from University of Essex Online or another recognised institution
■ two years of a relevant BA (Hons) degree from a recognised institution
■ a relevant Higher National Diploma (HND) from a recognised institution
If English is not your first language, your English ability should be equivalent to an IELTS score of 6.0. If you do not hold an IELTS or equivalent qualification, we will ask you to pass our free online English test.
05 October 2022Enquire for this programme