WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE

This KCB BA Common Year One grants direct entry to the second year of many degree programmes. Enjoying a field of study is necessary to excel at higher levels and our students have an opportunity to ensure they pursue a career in an interesting and profitable field.

By choosing this programme students will experience the level of work that is required at degree level without having to commit to either a specific University or specific course for the remainder of their degree.

On completion students will be able to evaluate where their strengths lie and then choose which year two and three programme to pursue at a number of different Universities including:

University of Chester

Second year of:

• BA (Hons) Business Management

• BA (Hons) Marketing

• BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance

Second year of (with pre-requisite modules done in Year 1):

• BA (Hons) International Tourism Management

• BA (Hons) Events Management

UWE Bristol

Second year of:

• BA (Hons) Business Studies

• BA (Hons) Business Studies with Accounting and Finance

• BA (Hons) Business Studies with Economics

• BA (Hons) Business Studies with Human Resource Management

• BA (Hons) Business Studies with Marketing

• BA (Hons) Business Enterprise

• BA (Hons) International Business

• BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

Northumbria University

Second year of:

• BA (Hons) Business Management

• BA (Hons) Business and Economics

• BA (Hons) Business Studies

• BA (Hons) Business with Finance

• BA (Hons) Business with Human Resource Management

• BA (Hons) Business with Marketing

• BA (Hons) Economics

• BA (Hons) International Business Management

Keele University

Second year of the below pathway:

• Accounting and Finance

• Business Management

• Economics

• International Business

• Marketing

University of South Wales

Second year of:

• Any relevant undergraduate courses in Business

Robert Gordon University

Second year of:

• BA (Hons) International Business Management

• BA (Hons) Management

• BA (Hons) Management with Human Resource Management

• BA (Hons) Management with Marketing

• BA Events Management

• BA International Hospitality Management

• BA International Tourism Management

• BA Fashion Management

• BA Media

• BA Public Relations

Bangor University

Second year of:

• BSc Banking and Finance

• BSc Accounting and Finance

• BSc Business Studies and Finance

• BSc Accounting and Banking

• BSc Business Economics

• BSc Business Studies

• BSc Business Studies and Finance

• BSc Business Studies and Marketing

• BSc Accounting and Banking

• BSc Accounting and Economics

• BSc Management with Accounting

• BSc Marketing

• BSc Financial Economics

Brunel University London

All relevant undergraduate courses

University College Birmingham

Second year of:

• BA (Hons) Business Enterprise

• BA (Hons) Marketing Management

The course consists of ten modules:

  • Business Accounting
  • Business Skills
  • IT Fundamentals 1
  • Marketing
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Business Economics
  • Introduction to Research
  • IT Fundamentals 2
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Management

Assessment is in the form of a combination of exams and written assignments

Intakes:​

Every March and September

Duration:

1 year

Entry Requirements:

  • 2 ‘A’ Level in English medium subjects
  • BDTVEC National Diploma
  • HNTEC Certificate
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • University Foundation Course, or equivalent

To apply:

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