This programme will develop your knowledge of the broad areas of business and management with a particular focus on human resource management. You will learn how to develop and manage businesses and individuals, taking into account emerging issues such as sustainability, financial crisis and technological innovation.Employability
The programme will equip you with the skills to deal with uncertainty and complexity and to make decisions based on quantifiable information. As part of your studies you will have the opportunity to work with business professionals and/or local communities on live projects in order to gain valuable practical experience.
You will also have the option to undertake a work placement in your third year.
Youwill connect with employers through our dedicated Business SchoolEmployability Team who focus on developing your employmentskills. They also provide you with CV support and will inviteyou to employment fairs to network with employers and recruiters fromindustries. The team was shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards.
We are actively improving job prospects for graduatesthrough the support we provide. According to survey findings, 93 per centof 2014/15 Greenwich graduates looking for work were already in jobs or furtherstudy by January 2016.Experience abroad
You can participate in the Erasmus+ internationalexchange programme. This will help improve your language skills and give youexperience of living and working in another country. The Erasmus+ Schemeprovides a grant towards the cost of studying abroad for a year.Extracurricular activities
Our GreenwichEmployability Passport schemerecognises and rewards your participation in additional activities such aspart-time work, volunteering, student societies or industry guest lectures.Business start-up
You will be encouraged to enter theuniversity's Enterprise Challenge which rewards student entrepreneurship andinnovation. Previous winners received aprize of £5,000 for their idea of developing an enterprise and study hub.Ranking
Greenwichis one of the top two most globally diverse universities in the UK, US, Australia andNew Zealand, by Hotcourses Diversity Index.
Wehave also been named as one of the "mostinternational" universities on the planet by Times Higher Education magazine.Outcomes
The aims of the programme are:
- To develop your knowledge of the broad areas of business and management withparticular emphasis on Human Resource Management
- To allow you to develop a command of subject-specific skills including applicationof knowledge and proficiency in intellectual skills
- To equip you to deal with uncertainty and complexity, to explore alternativesolutions and to integrate theory and practice in a range of situations.
This degree is currentlybeing restructured in collaboration with employers, professional bodies andstudent feedback. This ensures we develop degrees that are aligned with latestindustry trends and gives you the opportunity for subject specialisms. (This is standard UK practiceacross institutions).
The degree structure and courses listed will be updated oncethese are confirmed.