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Marketing (Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**OVERVIEW**The best marketers see the bigger picture - they look at the business landscape, identify new markets, new products and services and opportunities to influence audiences and customers, and spot the threats that could damage the business.This course prepares you for studying our BA (Hons) Marketing degree.It will help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to study for an honours degree, even if you don’t currently meet the academic requirements.Once you’ve passed, you’ll be ready to start your degree course. That means your degree will take four years, or five years if it includes a work placement or year studying abroad.On the full degree programme, you’ll look at different media and methods of communication, study how to analyse and segment audiences, and discover how to craft and deliver the right message at the right time.To start with, you’ll learn about marketing fundamentals, but you’ll also have the flexibility to choose units that interest you most as you progress. By the time you leave us, you’ll not only understand the theory behind effective marketing – you’ll also have a range of practical, professional skills.Manchester’s booming economy draws businesses of all shapes, sizes and disciplines, so studying in the heart of the city will offer the chance to network with a wealth of different businesses, entrepreneurs and marketing specialists.**FEATURES AND BENEFITS**- **Triple crown** – study in a Business School that has prestigious triple accreditation from EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA.- **Adapt to university life** – develop your study skills, prepare for a full degree course and familiarise yourself with our Manchester campus.- **Funding support** – you can apply for student finance (e.g. tuition fee loan, student loan and student maintenance grant) in the same way as other students.- **Marketing experts** – with years of experience in industry, our teaching staff provide a unique insight into the world of marketing, advertising, digital media and PR.- **Location** – study in a global city. Our Business School is in the heart of Manchester, home to some of the largest advertising and branding agencies in the world.- **Make the most our connections** – during your degree experience what it’s like to work client-side or with a leading agency, or take the opportunity to study overseas at one of our partner institutions across Europe, Asia or USA.- **Regular industry events** – attend guest talks and masterclasses from thought leaders in the industry and network with recruiting businesses.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

  • University League Table

    54th

  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,500 students from more than 120 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    39th out of 84 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 200
    129 64%

    27th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    38th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.81 76%

    73rd

    26

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