- Validated by:
University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)
- UCAS code: N100
- Institutional code: H65
The entry year has been designed to develop a student’s knowledge and understanding of business as a whole. The year will focus on developing the student’s core study skills, general business knowledge and problem solving abilities. In addition, in respect of its importance, there will be a lot of emphasis on building for mathematical and literacy skills required to progress to foundation degree level.
Throughout the course students will have the opportunity to visit local businesses to enhance their understanding and perception of their studies. Visiting academics and employers will further enrich their experience on the course.
Teaching and learning on the course will be delivered through a range of lectures, practical workshops, research seminars, group work, project work and guest speakers.
Guest speakers from different areas of business will conduct workshops and Q&A sessions. Students will be involved in research activities.
Assessment will be via a combination of coursework and exams.