University of Essex Online - BA (Hons) Business and Marketing

Improve your ability to think creatively and apply data learnings to your marketing activities with our wide-ranging business and marketing degree.
  • University of Essex Online, England
  • 18500 £
  • 4 Years
  • Online
  • 11 October 2022

Course Information

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.

Delivered business courses are designed with online delivery in mind – not only can you complete them around existing work commitments, you can also use course material in your job from day one.


About the University / School

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.


Learning format

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 Marketing is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 360 credits.




Entry requirements

For the academic entry route you must have the following qualifications as a minimum:
■ two A-levels or equivalent

For the work experience entry route you must meet the following criteria:
■ GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above, or equivalent
■ three years’ relevant work experience

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.

Apply before:

04 October 2022

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University of Essex Online - University of Essex Online - BA (Hons) Business and Marketing