New course for businesses
Tuesday 09 September 2008
The course has been developed following the success of another part-time foundation degree in Project Management
, which is also run jointly. Students are based at the College initially and then University in the second half of the course. They also have the opportunity to ‘top-up’ to a Bachelor of Arts degree with the University after completing their foundation degree.
Senior Lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton Business School, Richard Williams, said: “This new course has been developed with input from businesses, who feel that there is demand for a part time programme. A large amount of the course is work based, enabling people to fit it around their other commitments and offers a low cost opportunity to continue to a BA (Hons) degree."
School Leader for Business at the college Jo Ann Cairns said: “Having successfully run a full time foundation degree in Business and Management with the University, we felt that we should build upon this success by offering a part time equivalent while at the same time offering a Higher level qualification for Business.”
The course includes modules in project management, competition, e-business and technologies, marketing, finance and human resources. The part time course takes four years to complete and two years when studied full time.
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