Faculty of Social Sciences - The Wolverhampton Business School

Induction Programmes

All new and returning students need to attend a course induction programme.  

Once available, please click the corresponding link below to view the induction programme for your course.

If your course induction information is not available by the start of your course, or you are arriving after your induction date, please contact your Faculty Student Services on (01902) 321789.

If you are a returning student please click Induction Programmes for Returners to see your induction.  If there is no course induction listed under your institute by the start of the year, please refer to the teaching timetable http://www3.wlv.ac.uk/timetable/ for details of your first session.

The majority of inductions will take place during Welcome Week.  Please note that some may take place earlier - check your individual programme to make sure.

Please see the Welcome webpage for details of activities taking place in addition to your course induction.

Congratulations, you have survived Welcome Week…….well almost!

The Dean and staff of the Faculty of Social Sciences (FoSS) would like to invite all new students of the faculty to the Foss Welcome Week Social Event 2018.

This will take place in the faculty zone (the Courtyard area) of the Lord Paul Swraj Business School on Wednesday 26 September 2018 from 1:00pm.

This is an informal social gathering where you will be able to mingle with your fellow students, academic staff and support staff who will be on hand to answer any last minute queries.

There will be food, music and games, so feel free to eat, drink and relax.

Access by ticket ONLY, so don't forget to print off your ticket and bring it with you. You will have to show your ticket to get your free food, drink, ice cream and be entered into a prize draw.

To book your free ticket please click here: FoSS Welcome Week Social Event 2018

Undergraduate Courses

Level 4 (Year 1) Undergraduate Full-time Induction Schedule (PDF) (PDF)

New and Returning Part-Time Undergraduate Induction Schedule (PDF) (PDF

for the following courses:

Business degrees

Business management

  • BA (Hons) Business Management (BABM)
  • BA (Hons) Event and Venue Management
  • BA (Hons) International Hospitality Management (IBM)
  • BA (Hons) Tourism Management

Specialist business areas

  • BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance (BAAF)
  • BA (hons) Economics
  • BA (Hons) Human Resource Management (HRM) plus MArts Human Resource Management
  • BA (Hons) International Business Management (IBM) plus Metropolia
  • BA (Hons) Marketing Management  

Joint degrees 

  • BA (Hons) Business and Accounting
  • BA (Hons) Economics and Business
  • BSc (Hons) Business and Finance
  • BA (Hons) Business and Human Resource Management
  • BA (Hons) Business and Marketing Management
  • BA (Hons) Marketing and Human Resource Management

Leisure degrees

  • BA (Hons) Event and Venue Management
  • BA (Hons) International Hospitality Management
  • BA (Hons) Tourism Management
  • BA (Hons) Marketing and Event Management

Foundation degrees

  • HND Business


Postgraduate and Professional Business Courses

Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) 

Masters courses - full time

Full-time Postgraduate Business & Leisure courses (PDF) (PDF) (PDF

including the following courses:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration (International Development)
  • International Masters of Business Administration
  • MSc International Business Management
  • MSc Leadership and Management
  • MSc Finance & Accounting
  • MSc Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • MA Human Resource Management
  • MSc Marketing Management
  • MSc International Banking & Finance
  • MSc Professional Accounting & Finance
  • MA Hospitatlity and Events Management

Other Postgraduate Courses

Postgraduate Diploma in HRM & HRDOC and MA HRM & MSc HRDOC (part-time) (PDF) (PDF)

PG Certificate in Medical Education/7HR013 Module (PDF) (PDF)

Postgraduate Diploma in HRM & HRDOC and MA HRM & MSc HRDOC (part-time) at SouthWater (PDF) (PDF)

MSc Healthcare Leadership (PDF) (PDF)MSc Healthcare Leadership (PDF) (PDF