12 weeks of teaching.
(13 weeks including induction).
Start of September to early December.
Combination of continuous assessment (group & individual) and some exams.
Exams in early January. All Semester exams take place in the evening.
Financial Analysis - Understand the application of core accounting standards to financial transactions and events. Begin to critically analyse and appraise status and content of the narrative elements of an annual report.
Marketing - Understand the role of marketing in the successful operation and leadership of a business. Develop a critical awareness of current issues in traditional and digital marketing. Cultivate team skills in analysis, strategy and effective presenting.
Economics for Managers - Consider the strength and limitation of the market paradigm. Understand and apply economic concepts to your business. Learn methods of measuring economic activity and appraise macroeconomic information. Analyse how a company or sector is affected by the operation of local, regional and national markets.
Data Analytics - Develop an understanding of a variety of predictive techniques using industry-standard (but highly accessible) purpose-designed software, geared to the special nature of ‘Big Data’. Develop skills in the use of data and models to support decision making in business. Explore underlying statistical/ probability theory in a practical and user-friendly lab environment.